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Eyvisl Yngling replied to the topic Introductions, Welcomes & OoC ("Out of Character") chat! in the forum AHF resources & announcements 2 months ago
Big welcomes to Inaras Junius! Long time no see ol’ friend. I remember you from AW. Please let me knw if I can help you find your way around or use site features! You can click on my avatar to message me, add friends or can just email at firstname.lastname@example.org Enjoy!
Eostre & her familiar creatures :
Eostre, like Freyja, is associated with the wild boar Hildisvini, the symbolic tradition of the boar is thousands of years old, dating from the time when the animal was more prevalent in the forests of Northern Europe.
Like Hildisvini, the wild boar symbolized wealth and prosperity, like the hermit the boar…[Read more]
Progress in deciphering the Minoan Linear A script is exciting news! Scientists One Step Closer to Cracking Minoan Linear A Script
Kingdom of the East Saxons :
The Kingdom of Essex was one of the seven traditional kingdoms of the Anglo-Saxons, it was founded in the 6th century and covered the territory later occupied by the counties of Essex, Hampshire, Middlesex, and for a short period Kent.
The East Saxons territory included the remains of two provincial Roman capitals of…[Read more]
The Victorian Age was nearly cut short in its first year :
Thursday evening on the 10th July, as Her Majesty and the Duchess of Kent, were proceeding from Highgate to Kentish Town, in descending a steep incline, the carriage, not having a drag chain, proceeded at a very rapid pace.
The horses becoming aware of the tightness of the harness and…[Read more]
A New Queen :
The Victorian Age was nearly cut short in its first year, on 10th July ‘The Times’ reported that. – On Thursday evening, as Her Majesty and the Duchess of Kent, were proceeding from Highgate to Kentish Town, in descending the hill, the carriage, not having a drag chain, proceeded at a very rapid pace, the horses becoming aware that…[Read more]
The pedigree given to the Kings of Mercia traces their family back to Wihlteg, a common ancestor to with Angle connections, in this case Wihlteg was recorded as Woden’s grandson, his descendants are frequently viewed as the legendary Kings of the Angles, but as Wiglek, Wihlteg is transformed into the lineage of the Kings of Denmark, the rival of…[Read more]
I felt quite emotional at Eyvisl’s generosity, as I licked my plate clean, I hadn’t ate a morsel since 7:30am, or was it 7:30pm, I tasted the fine ale from my tankard and remembered that I hadn’t eaten since 730AD.
I turned to look at my benevolent guest as Wilhelm took my plate away. ‘Svealand you say, everyone in Dune Wic ran down to the beach…[Read more]
The Chinese New Year : 25th January 2020 :
The Year Of The Metal Rat :
The Chinese New Year is associated with several myths and customs, the festival was traditionally a time to honour deities as well as beloved ancestors. Within China, regional customs and traditions concerning the celebration of the New Year vary widely and the evening…[Read more]
Brigid & Her Appeal To The Women Of The 21st Century :
Brigid the keeper of the Eternal Flame, this idea has been used in many science-fantasy stories by writers attracted to Irish mythology as the sisterhood of the eternal flame, Brigid’s shrine is in Kildare in Leinster, where the Gaelic Brigid passed away in the 6th century. It was regarded as…[Read more]
Ancient Aliens & Supernatural Creatures :
Just as it is common in science fiction to give empirical descriptions and explanations of reinvented ancient myths and the stories of goddess’s and gods and the conflict of demons in mythology and to seek a science fiction rationale for so-called sword and sorcery magic.
However when science fiction…[Read more]
Alien Biology :
What sort of life-forms are out there ? How to create believable aliens, the human hand is perfect for creating things, especially space-crafts for inter-galactic travel, the problem I have with some created alien species, perhaps with clawed talons for dramatic effect, is how did they construct their space-craft ?