Archive for the ‘About Us’ Category

3 Jun
2015

Shadowed Stars

This weekend I watched history being made as the Shire of Shadowed Stars became the Barony of Shadowed Stars, the [&hellip

28 May
2015

Why Fight in Crown?

Crown Tournament has grown to become one of my favorite events, if not my favorite event, on the event calendar. [&hellip

7 May
2015

The Passing of the Crown

After Coronation, I wanted to write about how inspiring Count Cadogan and Countess AnnMarie have been during their Reign, while [&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

17 Mar
2015

A Midrealmer’s Guide to Gulf Wars

Life has gotten very busy for me recently, and trying to keep up with the ever growing list of responsibilities [&hellip

30 Dec
2014

Bucket List

Life is about to change in a dramatic way at my house: we just closed on a new one. All [&hellip

19 Dec
2014

Gross Von Krampus

Lack of Control by Gebhard Rauten Inspiration: Gebhard Rauten has only recently come to learn of Krampus. He has been infatuated [&hellip

9 Dec
2014

Looking Good

Like most people a few years after they join the SCA, I decided I wanted my kit to look better. [&hellip

25 Nov
2014

Weddings & Vikings

A short time ago, two of my good friends got married. This week they are off on their honeymoon. For [&hellip

11 Nov
2014

Events, Ideas and You

What is it that makes an event work? How are they governed? What does the money they make go for? [&hellip


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