What’s in a Rune?

What’s in a Rune?

Viking runes combine mysticism and practicality. What are they? The Vendel and Viking Age alphabet. As Viking peoples changed, so did the runes.   When you hear “Viking” you think of raiders, those hot giant blonde men from the north, right? They earned their size and staying power through hardship…survival of the fittest. To know the runes is to know Viking history, beginning with Rome — more precisely Romans...

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Warning! Shocking News Ahead

If you’re a woman… People tend to have preconceived notions of a woman’s place in history. Some true, many not. I challenge you to peel back the layers of time. Take another look at people and places worthy of deeper consideration. I write Viking and Georgian romance. Yet, every time I open a non-fiction book on these eras, I discover fascinating nuggets of history. Here are three to consider:   Thralls (slaves) Throw out everything you...

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