Category Archives: illumination

Online Manuscripts

The Aberdeen Beastiary is reproduced in its entirety online. The internet is opening up new resources all the time. ¬†Just a few years ago, it would have taken more time, money and energy than most people have to see the … Continue reading

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A Little Rant about writing that digresses to other things

Wacom tablets are terrific. I’m sitting at a desk with my laptop, writing this by hand with my Wacom¬† tablet. The software reads my awful handwriting (imagine your doctor’s sig. on a very had day!). The software reads it and … Continue reading

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Here is a pic of two of the fine folks who keep me in coffee (and the occasional cookie!) when I’m working in my favorite cafe!It rained – and not a small rain either! Torrents, in an unbroken cover of … Continue reading

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Note by the Man I Might Have Been

I’ve been working on a book for about a year now. More correctly, I have been working on a volume in a collection of books. I always have a volume or two in progress, but this one has had a … Continue reading

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