Originally posted on Upholding Ma'at:
As some of you know I have a bookbinding hobby. I’m not particularly good at it, but I enjoy it the same. I finally finished one project because I found a nice stopping point for me, which is why I don’t have the tutorial for today ready (it will…

Originally posted on Peaceful Awakenings: Reflections of Egypt:
I am currently in a point of my life at which I am half sick of theory. So I’m writing a nice post about something practical that can be done. Specifically, the basic practice of establishing an ancestor shrine. I do a lot of things that are…

Originally posted on Peaceful Awakenings: Reflections of Egypt:
I mentioned the sixth-day festival in passing recently, and a friend asked me to write about that. And that seemed like a worthwhile thing to write about, especially since I did a bunch of research for it when writing the relevant section of the guide, so I…

Originally posted on The Freelance History Writer:
Statue of Alfred the Great in Wantage (Photo credit: Philip Jelley) I’m compelled to write about Alfred the Great today. Alfred was King of the West Saxons from 871-899. At the end of his reign he was considered King of the Anglo-Saxons, the greatest ruler in England. When…