Author Archives: Castle Builder

Two Years On the Road

So here we are at the two year mark…. Where are you going? Where are you going? Can you take me with you? For my hand is cold And needs warmth Where are you going? I packed this difficult week … Continue reading

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The Dream

The East Kingdom of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) has a new King and Queen today. Yesterday I joined my old choir as we sang in the Last Court of  King Brennan and Queen Caoilfhionn,and later provided a little music … Continue reading

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Mountain Summers

One of Barbara’s favorite books was “Mountain Summers”. It is a collection of first hand stories of women who hiked in the White Mountains in the nineteenth century. She re-read it often, and was in the midst of a reading … Continue reading

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A Year and Change

Another May Eve and May Day have come and gone. Last May dawned clear and bright as I joined my team for the first time. This May Day didn’t so much dawn as it did lighten the rain clouds slightly. … Continue reading

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How You Dance With It

We danced the last stand of the 2013 season yesterday the the New England Folk Festival. Why the last stand of 2013 you ask? Because Cotswold Morris is a May thing, and it isn’t May yet, of course. My brother … Continue reading

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The Last 500 Days

I have had this mental image building ever since I found that card in the basement, linking me back to the very beginning of our time together as I cleaned up the last debris of that time. It came into … Continue reading

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The Final Gift

It’s finally done.  I packed up the last straggling stuff heading for the condo into a truck and left Cherry Lane for the last time at 11pm on a Sunday. The sale closed last week. The weekend before we had a … Continue reading

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