The Red Ravagers

Welsh lore often presents a very different version of Arthur than is commonly found in most post-Geoffrey Arthurian literature. I ran across this the other day while browsing Bromwich's Trioedd Ynys Prydein: Traid 20 W: Three Red Ravagers of the Isle of Britain Rhun son of Beli; and Lle(u) Skilful Hand, and Morgan(t) the Wealthy,... Continue Reading →

Fortress Britain (FB)

A new series for a new year on the concept of 'fortress Britain', legendary fortresses, and the  famous fortresses of Britain in the Late Antique - Early Medieval period. Fortress Britain posts will be indexed on the lost kingdoms web page in the left margin. ~~~ We must begin at the beginning with the very... Continue Reading →

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