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The Wild Hunt

Back in 1987, or maybe 1988, between Christmas and New Year’s day, my wife and I were driving back from her sister’s house in DeKalb, Illinois. 555 more words

Quasi-Hypothesis Quasi-Scientist

Before Christmas Was Christian It Was . . .

Before This . . .

It Was This:

The Birth of Horus

The Birth of Mithras

Dies Natalis Solis Invicti

 

The Feast of Saturnalia

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Celebration

I'm on The Wild Hunt!

The Wild Hunt is a pagan news service and wanted my thoughts on the election results. Boy, DID I GIVE THEM AN ANSWER.

A massively corrupt technocrat ran for the highest office in the country.

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Newsroom

Spare the Rodenstein, Spoil the Schnellert: What to do about a Phantom like Maria?

“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future” – Niels Bohr

Some people don’t think of German as a particularly sonorous language.  This is silly, particularly when you can open a story with, “Deep in the Odenwald, nestled in the mountainous uplands of the Kurfürstentum von der Pfalz, a historical territory whose imperial vicars were ranked among the Princes of the Holy Roman Empire, lay the crumbling ruins of Castles Rodenstein and Schnellert”.  3,654 more words

Anthropology

Ancient Stories: The Wild Hunt

Ancient Stories: The Wild Hunt

The myth of the Wild Hunt, or “Raging Host,” is based on an ancient European folk story. It has been told and retold by many different cultures over thousands of years, but its origins are popularly held to lie among the ancient Germanic tribes of central Europe. 3,741 more words

Writing

Wild Hunt

For Nanowrimo this year I’m working on a story with the Wild Hunt as the center of it. The Wild Hunt happens once a century when the Unseelie run rampant around heavily populated areas devouring mortals and their essence to sustain them until the next hunt. 245 more words

Fiction

In The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt, patience is key to total enjoyment.

I played Witcher 3 Wild Hunt on the PS4. I never completed the game. I loved the game, but for some reason, I have never had the energy or the drive to complete the game. 509 more words

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