Monthly Archives: May 2016

Medieval Monday: Plants and Herbs (part 1)

Originally posted on Allison D. Reid:
In the medieval world, just about anything you could forage, or anything you could grow, had a use…or many uses.  All kinds of plants, even things we would consider to be weeds, might be…

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Medieval Monday: Plants and Herbs (part 2)

Originally posted on Allison D. Reid:
In the medieval world, just about anything you could forage, or anything you could grow, had a use…or many uses.  All kinds of plants, even things we would consider to be weeds, might be…

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Medieval Monday: The Labors of June

Originally posted on The Weaving Word:
June is just around the corner. In the Middle Ages, that meant not only a change in the weather, but a shift in daily labors, and in what was on the menu to eat.…

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MILLIONS MISSING

At the end of a drive down the street where I live, you will see a pair of shoes. They have not been discarded. They are there to represent the millions who are missing from life today. We aren’t at … Continue reading

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Walking on the Waters

Originally posted on Room For more:
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=eLqTZ07ja7g (Song. “Oceans” by Hillsong) When Peter let go of the side of the boat and strode out across the water in answer to his Saviour’s call he was doing fine – until he…

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And the finalists are…

Originally posted on ANNA BELFRAGE:
Those of you who follow my blog will know that one of my proudest moments as a writer was when I won the Historical Novel Society’s Indie Award in 2015. Seeing as it all happened…

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You want tough? This is tough!

Some of you may know that a young friend of mine is making a film for one of the poems from my new book, Hopes, Dreams & Medals volume 2, Why Do We Do It? It’s a film about athletes … Continue reading

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