Monthly Archives: February 2017
Despite the myriad complaints about winter from Lady Trixie, Lord Lucky, and the rest of us, we certainly didn’t have to endure what our ancestors did. http://www.medievalists.net/2015/12/surviving-winter-in-the-middle-ages/
Like most Christian festivals, Mardi Gras (French for ‘Fat Tuesday’) probably had pagan origins before becoming yet another Roman Catholic tradition that Europeans transported to the New World. Originally a time of feasting and celebration taking place just before the Lenten season, (during which both of those were very much frowned upon), Mardi Gras has, […]
Wretched rodent saw his shadow here. And tomorrow’s forecast? Snow.
Book 3 of my Time Rose series is on a 99p Kindle Countdown at Amazon UK until February 8th. And Book 4 (The Tangled Rose) remains on until February 3rd. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Spirit-Rose-Time-Book-ebook/dp/B015OYCHF2/ref=sr_1_13_twi_kin_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1485974295&sr=8-13&keywords=Renee+Duke