Norse and Viking Ramblings
A gentle wander through the Viking world
Sunday, 15 October 2017
Heimdall and his nine mothers by W. G. Collingwood 1908 My North American correspondent has alerted me to a news item in which some ...
Monday, 18 September 2017
Some Further Discussion of the Article on Bj 581
Since writing my previous blog post , I have been prevented, for a variety of personal reasons, from engaging in any way with the discussion...
Saturday, 9 September 2017
Let's Debate Female Viking Warriors Yet Again
The Viking Twittersphere is currently alive with tweets about a new article with the arresting title of 'A female Viking warrior confi...
Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Writing the Ice-Bear II
Polar bear in the Svalbard Museum, Longyearbyen I promised to return to the topic of polar bears and my memory was jogged by the news,...
Sunday, 19 February 2017
One Day Without Vikings?
I am a serial migrant. Twice in my life I have made the move to a new country (not including shorter stays of a few years in yet other cou...
Sunday, 5 February 2017
Writing the Ice-Bear I
My excellent friend the Snow Queen (I call her that for reasons you may or may not be able to work out) has written about our arctic adve...
Sunday, 15 January 2017
The Towering Goddess
The Viqueen, I can report, is beyond excited at her upcoming trip to extremely northern latitudes in Norway in a couple of days' time....
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