Worldbuilding: Or, the Mind-set Necessary to Make Medieval Fiction Realistic

To fight effectively requires the proper state of mind. Any martial arts or firearm instructor will tell his students this fact. If you are not aware of your environment and prepared to defend your life and/or the lives of those close to you, then you look like prey. And prey only exists to feed the … Continue reading Worldbuilding: Or, the Mind-set Necessary to Make Medieval Fiction Realistic

Watch Your Step!

Talk about your high rise dwellings, readers! This Spanish town is carved right into the rock. A beautiful little village, it has a thriving tourist industry. You can learn more about it in the link below: Photos of the Bizarre Spanish “Flintstone” Village Carved into a Cliff Aug 9, 2019 Steve Palace The town of Setenil … Continue reading Watch Your Step!

Weibertreue – How Faithful Women Saved a Besieged German Fort in the Middle Ages

It is well known in the South-eastern portion of the United States of America that one does not stand in the way of “the ladies.” When Southern women put their mind to doing something, whether it be setting up a bazaar or rearranging the structure of local government, the men know better than to stand … Continue reading Weibertreue – How Faithful Women Saved a Besieged German Fort in the Middle Ages