Screwing Up Is A Good Thing

Asterix and cast.  By, Fair use, Link I remember reading Asterix comics when I was a kid, and being pretty uninterested. I had to grow up, in all ways, to really appreciate the origins of Asterix, and the history that inspired the character.  He was a little Gaulish warrior, running around Europe

2017-10-05T13:17:28-06:00Friday, October 6, 2017|Categories: Historical Stuff|Tags: , , , |

Step Further Back Into Ancient History

For the longest time, medieval historical periods have been the favourite playground for romance writers – lords and ladies, knights, kings and queens and all the derring-do and darling, don’t, along with some really frightening civil wars led by slightly crazy to downright deranged princes and military advisors. It’s the stuff of…oh, yeah.  Books. Personally,