Tag Archives: Mythology

Dear Don: Journal…

Dear Don, Well, that’s it. I’ve finally managed to finish the journal of our last jaunt. We have a reasonable record now as well as the four thousand visual reminders in my photo files… For all I have scribbled down … Continue reading

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Dear Wen: Journal…

Dear Wen, Well done! We should have enough there to keep us occupied for a while. The jaunt seems to have captured the imagination of a fair few folk… will they show as much interest in the book when it … Continue reading

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The Big-Bold-Blue of Beyond…

* … When Brother-Warrior entered the chamber of the princess, because of his Cloak-of-Darkness, she thought she was enjoying converse and congress with a spirit. So too, did all her hand-maids but before departing he took off his cloak and … Continue reading

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Dear Wen: Religious Syncretism…

All in good time my dearest Wendolina… I have more than enough to be going on with at present with the Ilkley ‘crosses’… It sounds like our little trip has fired you up somewhat… the lion slaying David would certainly … Continue reading

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Dear Don: Religious Syncretism…

Dear Don, I wish I’d left you copies of the photos… you should see the stones now that there is time to really consider them! I’m betting the lion slaying David has an alter ego… and I wonder how many … Continue reading

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Paul Andruss reviews The Initiate…

Reblogging this splendid review by Paul Andruss of The Initiate. Paul Andruss, is the author of Thomas the Rhymer & Finn Mac Cool, has been a popular guest on the blog. He made our day when he sent us this… … Continue reading

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A Wooded-Isle…

* Brother-Wizard and Brother-Warrior immediately set out for the sea-shore. There, moored at the mouth of a natural cave in the cliffs, bobbed a coracle. They both clambered aboard… * …The King of Castle-Hill took the magic halter to the … Continue reading

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Dear Wen: Trip….

Dear Wen, Yes, it was rather and it became something of a ‘Cross Crusade’ although it was not initially intended to be such… What was most reassuring was the feeling of ‘higher guidance’ which constantly appeared to be in attendance… … Continue reading

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Dear Don: Trip…

Dear Don, Great trip, wasn’t it? We have so much stuff to work with; even more now I’m digging into the research… let alone so many reasons to revisit a few places! The other stones at Sandbach look as if … Continue reading

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A Red-Haired Boy…

* … The king immediately ordered a tower be built on a densely wooded isle off the coast of his lands and had his daughter put in the tower away from all danger. Nine home-steads about the foot of the … Continue reading

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