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If you are into Living History or the Middle Ages and you’re looking for an event to go to in August, here’s one that might be interesting to you: Medieval World Convention. It will take place in a lovely spot … Continue reading

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Here’s a few links for you: The new issue of Knitty is up, and among the things featured is a pair of socks with a really fancy heel. Hm. Maybe I have space for one more pair of socks in … Continue reading

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There’s been some more weaving yesterday, and some more preparing for an upcoming course I’ll be giving at the Uni of Paderborn. I’m all excited about it – it will be a three-day seminar regarding old and forgotten textile techniques … Continue reading

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Things I learned this week, in no particular order: I can only listen to so much audio fiction before I want something else, input-wise. Which means I went out to discover some non-fiction podcasts, and that was quite successful. So … Continue reading

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Sometimes, checking Twitter makes me discover really interesting things… like the fact that sheep play a part in keeping me healthy. Just like my dad, and my mum, and even the most patient husband of them all… who, like me, … Continue reading

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Here is again a link roundup for your delectation! While we are certainly living in interesting times, with the US pulling the Trump Card to top the daftness that is Brexit, there are also things that make me feel hopeful … Continue reading

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I’ve finally caught up on Escapepod. I still have a hard time believing it – that was a lot of stories, and most of them nice to wonderful. From last year’s bunch of stories, my three favourites were: Joolie and … Continue reading

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