One True Saxon

10 Dec 18
The Weekly Sift

It’s not President G. H. W. Bush himself that I miss. It’s an era of public trust in a shared reality. It was weird, wasn’t it? Watching and listening to all that nostalgia for George H. W. Bush and his presidency? I know, this is what we do when somebody dies: We retell his story […]

10 Dec 18
Kadesh for Reading inability

There is a fact to bear in mind: no language has fallen apart from lack of care. It is just not something that happens – literally. Prescriptivist cannot point to a single language that became unusable or inexpressive as a result of people’s failure to uphold traditional vocabulary and grammar. Every language existing today is […]

10 Dec 18
Thomas Småberg

I have been to the British Library in London to see their exhibition “Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: Art, Word, War”. Without doubt, this was the best exhibition on the Early Middle Ages I’ve ever seen! It’s a must-see! The exhibition covers the rise of the early Anglo-Saxon kingdoms, Mercia, Northumbria, Kent, to name some, from the 5th […]

10 Dec 18
Ceres Books World

  A weekly event hosted by Kathryn at the Book Date to discuss your reading week ~ the books you’ve read and those you plan on reading in the coming week. Finished Last Week Secret Lives by Sierra Dean She’s tackling her demons in the City of Angels. Secret McQueen has been many things in […]

10 Dec 18
Pragmatically Distributed

Metternich, Volume III page 460, Metternich to the Emperor Alexander, Troppau, December 15, 1820. Is it necessary to give a proof of this last fact ? We think we have furnished it in remarking that one of the sentiments most natural to man, that of nationality, is erased from the Liberal catechism, and that where […]

09 Dec 18
The Lives of my Ancestors

47 Generations of Family History Generation 30 Guillaume ‘William’ I ‘Le Conquérant’ “King of England” de NORMANDIE (1027 – 1087) King of England Duke of Normandy Facts Name: William the Conqueror Birth: 1027/8 Place of Birth:  Falaise, Duchy of Normandy Father: Robert the Magnificent Mother: Herleva of Falaise Spouse(s): Matilda of Flanders Issue: William and his wife Matilda of Flanders […]

09 Dec 18
The Russell Kirk Center

Ben Lockerd reviews a new scholarly treatment of Arthurian motifs in the thought and writings of the Inklings.

09 Dec 18
The Magic Roundabout

It seems that every year Christmas arrives earlier than the year before or is the earth spinning faster on its axis? I am not getting into astronomy as that really is one of my very weak points and I would fail miserably on a quiz show if I were given questions relating to the planets […]

09 Dec 18
Technology Arena

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09 Dec 18
Technology Arena

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09 Dec 18
Technology Arena

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09 Dec 18
Much Ado Warwickshire

Regal, loyal and a deadly adversary; but her husband is likely to be turning in his grave. An expert eye on Anglo-Saxon heroine Athelflaed’s depiction in the top-trending Netflix drama. Until her reimagining in searing Netflix drama The Last Kingdom,  Athelflaed’s most enduring depiction was in a humble statue at the foot of Tamworth Castle. Now, […]