execution, skulls, etc.
How to avoid being executed:
Vikings who did weird things to their teeth:
Women and Elizabethan theater:
Wanna buy a castle? I've got two for you to look at:
Two museum exhibits I wish I could see:
If you are what you eat, here's help for becomeing medieval:
(including the Frisky Goat Story!™)
Gentleman with the bullhorn, I both respect your willingness to put your conviction into action, and appreciate that you are discoursing on Christian doctrine instead of the particular sins you dislike. But what do you imagine you are accomplishing? Do you think you're going to run into the one person in the western hemisphere who hasn't heard of the Jesus? And even if you do, is your street corner symposium likely to convert them?
Medivalists.net has a bunch of god ones - - -
Looking for gender equality in the Middle Ages? Try Scandinavia:
How about a lusty, free-speaking woman? Try Wales:
Do you often wake up in the middle of the night, then soon fall asleep again? You're medieval!:
Vegitarians aren't entirely new:
My first published fiction: on the feral self-driving scooters of nyc https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/04/opinion/future-scooters-central-park.html
How to throw your weight around, medievally:
Oh, go outside and play--in medieval London:
Wise words are always welcome:
A couple of good ones from medievalists.net - - -
Do you know almost nothing about early medieval art styles? Here's a quick look over the field:
Continuing the trend of the last few years of looking outside Europe--an exhibition of Medival African Art:
(makes we wish I could get to eastern Canada)
Textiles and clothes from Byzantium---two museum shows:
Have you ever come across the phrase "broken on the wheel"? This is what that means:
Some gore, mention of racism and cannibalism.
Do movie makers and book writers distort history for a "better" story? Yes. Is that a modern-only bad habit? No.
Want to be a berserker? It's not the bearskin that does the job:
(some of those should've stayed lost)
Health, Medieval style (which looks rather modern, mostly):
Last but far from least --- It's 14th century London, and everyone's white, right? Right??
Note especially the mixed-ancestry folks.
Save up your pennies, kids, they'll be valuable some day!:
assassination, particularly nasty politics
Students have always needed money from Dad. Always:
Medieval road trips were not fun:
The ol' Robin Hood/Sherwood Forest link may be a misunderstanding:
Some crime-fiction writers make their lives harder by making their detectives medieval:
Not much bunny-fur bikinis mentioned:
The Black Death is rampaging through Europe; where do you want to be? Poland! Poland? Poland:
Not all the Crusaders were western Europeans:
You've cut off some body part from some Anglo-Saxon. What punishment does the law lay down?:
Interesting details in the Bayeux Tapestry:
Post-SCA-period, but interesting:
Medieval rules for jousting: how to tell the winner:
A test on Vikings I hope you can all ace:
(I might laugh at you if you don't)
One of the less common writing materials:
"If you want it to sell, you've got to give it a good title":
This one is a lot of fun; enjoy! :-)
The staff of life, medieval style:
SC Aer, voracious reader, herald, thinker, 65 years young, etc.
There's a picture coming Any Day Now™ --- I promise!
Medievalists and Medieval-adjacent. Sort-of.