Heraldry Terms Still Useful in Creative Writing Today

From “deshaché” and “esteté” to “decressant” and “bretesse,” I imagine these heraldic terms from medieval coats of arms would be especially useful to the literary grimdark or litHEMA fantasy writer. Enjoy!

A List of Medieval Textiles, Furs & Leather Fabrics

Here’s yet another thing that proves medieval people were much more sophisticated than we give them credit for–a long list of materials used in clothing, bedding, napery and drapery (with pictures).

LitRPG, Grimdark & LitHEMA (a meditative ramble)

Everything has a polar opposite–everything!–and so if such things as LitRPG, where common sense and practicality are completely ignored, can … More

Family Day Speech

If you’ll allow me to be metaphorical, I’d like to send out my Family Day wishes. Here in Canada, it’s … More

Is Sustainable Development Paradoxical?

Is Sustainable Development Paradoxical? (Development and Sustainable Development) People claim that sustainable development is possible and thriving; however, this paper … More

My Law

This is the law that I have recently created for myself ~ “It will be as it shalt, but thou … More