August 21, 2019
The prophecy of the Spae-Man comes to pass. The murder of the holy Earl Magnus at the orders of Earl Hakon, who gains the entirety of the Orkney Islands.
A shorter episode this week as next time the saga will take us on the journey of Hakon's sons, with adventure, slayings and encounters with sorcery!
August 12, 2019
In today's Irish Legend we hear of the arrival of the Tuatha De Dannan, & the short-lived rule of Bres. This is a wonderful place to begin our discovery of the deeds and adventures of Lugh.
August 8, 2019
In today’s instalment of the saga we learn of the genealogies of Earls Paul and Erling, a fascinating encounter with a Spae-Man, and the expeditions, battles & victories of Magnus Barelegs.
August 1, 2019
Todays episode takes a look at the ancient harvest festival of Lughnassadh, the Irish god Lugh and the Norse god Freyr, plus some interesting folklore and superstitions. I wish you all well on this wonderful day of the year!
My sincere thanks to my wonderful patrons!
July 15, 2019
Disputes over the islands continue leading to the furious battle of Raudabiorg. The eventual deaths of Earl’s Rognvald and Thorfinn after many years of warring, and stirring verses from Arnor Jarlaskald.
July 4, 2019
Todays Irish Legend is The Vengeance of Mesgedra. This tale warns of the cost of ill will and the reckoning of past misdeeds!
As promised, here is the link to the Mighty Magnus Viking Hoard Raffle;
July 1, 2019
Today we hear of battle in Scotland, the armies of the Norsemen, Irish and Scots. The deeds of kinsmen Rognvald and Thorfinn, and a new king is accepted in Norway.
June 24, 2019
Deception, death and oaths, quarrels over the Orkney Islands, the feuding begins & kings intervene! A narration of chapters 1-5 of the saga.
June 21, 2019
Today's special episode is in honour of Magnus and his brother Callum! I hope you enjoy the tale The Sword of Sigurd, a story about love, loss, and finding your place in the world. I also have details on the Mighty Magnus Viking Hoard Raffle, thanks to all of the contributors and a special shout-out to Kimberly and Kristin of the Murder & Myths Podcast!