Posts Tagged ‘history’

4 Jun
2019

Longswords vs Zweihanders

Recently I was asked what seems like a simple question. Do period sword techniques translate for swords around (48 inches) [&hellip

16 Aug
2018

Nothing is so simple…

Recently social media sites have been filling up with memes, rumors, outrage and popcorn worthy levels of about some King [&hellip

6 Apr
2016

The Royal Ensemble

   Being part of a Reign is a unique opportunity to be a positive influence, and it is a rare honor. I [&hellip

16 Jul
2015

Langar Thurs

The Midrealm is full of great traditions and distinguished artifacts. People have poured immeasurable life force into making truly epic [&hellip

11 Jun
2015

A Mile in a Another Man’s Helm

There is an old adage that says: “You do not know a man until you’ve walked a mile in his [&hellip

21 Apr
2015

No Heroes

“No Heroes” was the sign on the wall of a company I interviewed at during a recent time of unemployment. [&hellip

16 Sep
2014

Footprints

Part of my childhood was spent near Denver, Colorado. While it’s been a very long time, and I no longer [&hellip

9 Sep
2014

Tournament Of Chivalry

I used to dread TOCs. Some years ago, I skipped a lot of them. Before I get into how I [&hellip

3 Sep
2014

What are people saying: about you?

Renown (Name Fame or Word Fame) is perhaps the currency of everyone in the SCA (and maybe in life as [&hellip

26 Aug
2014

Winning Renown

Everyone wants to be a winner,  After all winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing. In our culture, we have [&hellip


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