#42.9, Tues., March 21, 2023

Historical setting: 602 C.E. The Pilgrim’s path to Luxeuil          This is that Guntram story told, but not written, so by the standard my boys use for knowing truth it is merely on the brink of becoming true. The twins take turns layering one strange strand of story onto the next, until at last GuntramContinue reading “#42.9, Tues., March 21, 2023”

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”