Tag Archives: history

Experience Feeds the Writer: Glassblowing

currently playing on my iPod: I See Fire by Ed Sheeran I’m not the one who said it first, but I’ll repeat all day long. Experience feeds the writer. Fresh experiences help you see colors in new ways, notice different … Continue reading

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How a Celtic Warrior Queen Snuck into Harry Potter’s World (Yes, I know ‘snuck’ isn’t a word, but ‘sneaked’ just sounds lame. Also, I needed a reason to shoot for the longest blog title in history. Eat that!)

currently playing on my iPod: Easy on the Eye by Trashcan Sinatras (acoustic album) Boudicca totally wiggled her way into Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Who is Boudicca? Oh, she’s this historical figure turned folklore superhero. Back when the Romans and … Continue reading

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Just Another Reason I Sort Of Wish I Lived in the UK

currently playing on my iPod: U.N.I. by Ed Sheeran Granted, if you dig beneath most parking lots in my hometown of Franklin, Tennessee, you might find some really cool Civil War stuff. But if you dig beneath a certain car … Continue reading

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The Museum Store: Christmas gifts that rock

currently playing on my iPod: I’m in Here by Sia Okay. Christmas. Finding a great gift for the history lover in your life may seem challenging, but it really needn’t be. Check out The Museum Store. Seriously, I mean, a … Continue reading

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