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Art during the Age of Faith
The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Poetry & Fable >> Short Stories
Welcome to the Perthro column of Rune-of-the-Month Club. Perthro is the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter “P.” This is the sixth Rune of the second Aett, hence the fourteenth Rune, so we are moving right along! Perthro is the reconstructed...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The third rune of the third aett bears the reconstructed Common Germanic name Ehwaz. Later, its name became Aihws in Gothic (note how archaic Gothic is), and still later, Eh in Anglo-Saxon. If you remember that “k” in Indo-European changed to “h” in Germanic,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Sowilo is reconstructed Common Germanic the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter "S." It was known as Sol or Sig in Old Norse, Sigel in Anglo-Saxon, and Sauil or Saugil in Gothic. Notice how close Gothic is, relatively speaking, to the...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Welcome to Tyr’s Aett, the third and final aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark. Tiwaz is the name of this aett’s first rune in reconstructed Common Germanic. Its name became first Teiws in Gothic, then later Tiw or Tiu in Anglo-Saxon and Tyr in Old...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Fehu is the first rune of the 24-rune Elder Futhark, and the first rune of the first aett. Fehu is the reconstructed Old Germanic name of this rune, which as its initial sound suggests, has the phonetic value of "F." It is known as Fe in Old Norse,...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Concert review: St. Mary Schola's 'Gothic Lord's Prayer' intense and delightful
With the Visigoths long absent from the world stage, it seems unlikely that many congregations will be clamoring for Fithian's “Gothic Lord's Prayer,” which had its premiere at the concert. But Fithian seems not to have been concerned about that.
CB Council buys in to camping ban near Gothic
The Crested Butte Town Council would prefer a more regional approach to addressing summer crowding issues in the nearby backcountry, but it will send a letter to the Forest Service supporting the closure of the Gothic corridor to dispersed camping this ...
Bambara Turn Southern Gothic Into Brooklyn Noise
All the characters on Swarm grapple with some sort of Southern Gothic internal struggle — Reid cites Flannery O'Connor as a major influence — set against seedy urban life. They feel lost, as the band did when they first arrived here.
Carly Rae Jepsen crams an arena-sized show into the Gothic Theatre
It can't be said enough that Carly Rae Jepsen's songs are unjustly underexposed.
Janet Ellis from sunny kids TV show host to dark gothic novelist
Set in 18th-century Georgian London, the dark, Gothic tale is not what you'd expect from a former kids' show host, or the lovely, charming woman who interrupts her sunny vacation in Lisbon to take a media call.

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