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on post-modern chivalry

This is a post I originally wrote for the University of Winchester Modern Liberal Arts blog over at Medium.com. You can see my original post in all its… 838 more words


Southern Norms

One of the few perks of working a job with ungodly hours is the fact that there are times where I have a little bit of time during the week to do my own thing. 454 more words


The Etiquette of a Butch

One of the fun parts of being a butch lesbian is playing with traditional gender norms and making them our own weird and beautiful brand of expression. 1,037 more words

Sissy Tomboy


She was not impressed

With knights in armor

Shining or otherwise

Thirteenth century flair

Was lost on her

Yet there he stood

Encapsulated in iron… 50 more words


Ten Ways To Test Him Out

I’m not very good at this whole “dating” thing. I’ll admit it. I complain to my friends and my family about it all the time, and they brush it off as a “growing” experience. 1,222 more words

ML&T: Before he was a knight

Before he was a knight, a young boy had to be “apprenticed” as a squire. This usually happened around the age of fourteen or fifteen. He worked with his knight (or master) for about seven years on average. 219 more words

Medieval Times

All that Glitters


Colourful adventures, courtly love –
in days of old a counterpoint to
men of boldness risking all for glory.
Adored by ladies for their exploits… 83 more words

Rhyming Poetry