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When I was at WorldCon, chatting with one customer, she answered a question on how much she knows about a specific topic with “not a sausage” – meaning “exactly nothing”. That was an expression I had never heard before, and … Continue reading

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Patchy internet connection makes for late blogging… but at least I have something interesting for you: a video about testing medieval arrows and their success at breaching armour. Enjoy!  

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Just like every year, it’s time for a nice summer break. I’ll be taking care of the things that always drop behind when it’s business like usual, and of course I’ll also be taking time off to knit, cuddle the … Continue reading

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I’ve done it again. A while ago, I sat down with some recording equipment and some sheets of paper and a glass of water, and I got to read a haunting story for Cast of Wonders. That is my third … Continue reading

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First things first: I love the EU. I love what it makes possible, and that it slowly, slowly brings us all closer together. The Euro has made things a lot easier (though it was certainly bad for my currency conversion … Continue reading

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If you like British humor stuff and history, chances are high that you have found out about “Horrible Histories“. If not (that is if not as in if you have not found out about them), it’s both books and film … Continue reading

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