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Mystery Of Ivar The Boneless And Ímar – Remarkable Viking Puzzle Reveals Something Extraordinary | Ancient Pages

  I LOVE The Vikings, on the History Channel. I’ve always been pleased how the writers have tried to stick to historical truths. Ellen Lloyd, from AncientPages.com has uncovered some new information. Enjoy. <3 Share this: Ellen Lloyd – AncientPages.com – There are so many striking historical similarities between Ivar the… Continue reading

How Much Viking Lore Is True?

A great article about one of my favorite myths: The Vikings and Norse Gods. <3 Archaeologists have confirmed key details in Norse oral histories (but not the dragons, elves, and trolls). Source: How Much Viking Lore Is True? Continue reading

The Yule Log – A Tanka

Happy Winter Solstice! Welcome to my contribution for my weekly Tanka challenge. This week, I tweaked the prompt words: “warm = warmth and cheer = cheery.” Both words have many connotations and can change the meaning of your Tanka poetry in many ways. By the way, please link your Tanka to… Continue reading