Discover the world of medieval Scotland

Month: September 2009

Medieval Fiction

Medieval Fiction

As I’ve researched more into the world of medieval Scotland, my interest in other fiction set in medieval times has grown.  I was lucky enough to find Nan Hawthorne’s site Medieval Novels which aims to be a comprehensive list of fiction set in medieval times.  She […]

Hogmanay

Hogmanay

Hogmanay is a Scottish celebration that occurs in The Minstrel Boy, book 2 of The Blue Bells Trilogy.  It is the Scottish New Year’s Eve celebration, although by all accounts, much wilder than how your average American rings in the New Year. With roots going back […]