Post #27.11, Thurs., Dec. 23, 2021

Historical setting: 588 C.E. Forest Primeval          Druid Largin rules a truce, “Very well, Dietrich and Theodoric are one king with two peoples saying his name each in their own way. In this legend Theodoric has conquered the Huns, and now he takes on Sigebert.” The crowd howls and chants against King Sigebert!          SoContinue reading “Post #27.11, Thurs., Dec. 23, 2021”

Post #27.10, Weds., Dec. 22, 2021

Historical setting: 588 C.E. Forest Primeval          The old woman, Guldilyn, who starts the story gathers everyone close and invites us all to watch the clouds swirling intensely into this golden winter’s sunset.  The storyteller is nearly still. Then she speaks in a voice strong and slow spreading through the gathered crowd with a storyContinue reading “Post #27.10, Weds., Dec. 22, 2021”

Post #16.11, Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Historical setting: 6th Century A Small Village in Southeastern Gaul          We’ve stopped in this small village to for the night’s. The priest recognizes August even with the hood that covers his face. Their warm greeting includes the introduction of us fellow travelers. Then the priest takes a long ponder in awe at the stoneContinue reading “Post #16.11, Wednesday, January 27, 2021”