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Imagining Vikings Revisited

Vikings! The word possibly conjures up images of fur-clad warriors, swords drawn, charging from a longship to raid a village. During his week curating a twitter series on… 316 more words

Literary Comment

Saturday, 29th August, 2015

A Battle Of Wills

     There’s a tree in Newtown, Powys.   It’s five-hundred years old.   And there’s a famous bottleneck in the town for the traffic which passes through there. 389 more words

Welsh Affairs

Hauen's Cross? Introducing Nevern 4 (P73)

Ever since I first encountered this fabulous free-standing ring-headed cross comprised of two sculpted stones in c. 2000, I have been a fan of its striking form, ornament, patina and position. 828 more words

Places And Landscapes

Medical examiner releases autopsy of worker killed in fall at Vikings stadium

The Northfield roofer who lost his life this week while working on the Vikings’ new stadium died of “blunt force injuries to the head” sustained in a 50-foot fall. 213 more words

News

Team Battles: Players That Should Have Their Team’s Trust (and Yours)

This piece is pretty easy to figure out. Throughout you fantasy football draft there are a handful of teammates that have similar value, are fighting for roles in their offense, and are going in or around the same spot. 2,199 more words

Sports

Some Kind of Nightmare: Chapter IV

IV

Not a Word

Søren creeps to their quarters, grimacing at the squealing of the door hinges. He’s mentioning that to the innkeeper; the man ought to keep on top of things if he wants to charge the price he is. 9,325 more words

Writing

Vikings Travel To Texas, Adrian Peterson Waits To Play

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Each time he puts on his purple jersey and takes the practice field with the Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson moves further past the lost 2014 season that included a child abuse charge against him. 623 more words

Sports