Monthly Archives: May 2018

New tutorial

(Also, for those of you who might be interested but didn’t make it all the way through my previous post to the note about it: my SCA garb page is newly updated with pictures and links and things.)   This … Continue reading

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I realized I never posted yet about the May concert

So here you go. 5,000 words. The final concert, the culmination of all the stress building up for the past several weeks, was also on Tuesday of finals week, which only added to it for most people. Olivia and I … Continue reading

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“Polybius observed that deisidaimonia — fear and respect for the supernatural — held the Roman state together.”

(Roman Religion, Valerie Warrior) I think it may be time to talk a little more about the Vestal Virgin story. I’ve mentioned it here on account of reading books for it, but not enough to really give an idea of … Continue reading

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Coming Full Circle: Spring Crown A. S. LIII, part II (and final)

(This is the second half of the story, and slightly longer than the other, I’m afraid — don’t look at me, I can’t do math — also shorter on pictures, as Wynnie was gone or otherwise occupied for most of … Continue reading

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Coming Full Circle: Spring Crown A. S. LIII, part I

Crown Tournament, May 12, Anno Societatis LIII, in Avonwood      The Village of Avonwood sent in a bid to host the Spring Crown tournament, and got it. The only available site in the area which not only had everything necessary … Continue reading

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Vivant to the Heirs!

His Grace Vladimir Radescu, for Her Grace Petranella Fitzallen of Weston, won the crown of Northshield on Saturday, beating Master Cyveliog McKinley (for Viscountess Elashava bas Riva). His boast that he was “twice and future King” has apparently come true. … Continue reading

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First tutorial is up!

After a few failed attempts (do I really sound like that?) to make a tutorial, I finally got a video Olivia said passed muster. Here’s the picture I was going off: (Sapientia from the Psychomachia of Prudentius, Cotton Cleopatra, etc., … Continue reading

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