Archive - Aug 27, 2005 - Story

Atlantian posts enormous Pennsic 34 photo album

Ursus of Anglesey has posted over 1500 Pennsic 34 photos online, including many battles as well as Atlantian royal court.

Pronunciation of names bad enough in the real world -- let alone the SCA

Dr. Mallory Wober, a linguist who studies how and why people mispronounce names, says that names like "Moog" (pronounced like "mohg") are mangled badly enough -- to say nothing of Middle English names like "AElflaed".

The Birth of a Calon Warrior

Lady Sifa-haustmyrkr of the Kingdom of Calontir shares a tale of her first fighting experiences as a part of the Calon Army at Pennsic War 34. [Rated PG-13]