2006

Christmas message from Kynge Richard (relayed by Sir John Mandeville)

Benedicitee, good readeres alle! Sir John Mandeville heere agayn, beseeching yow of yowre forgivenesse, as I have nat posted no thyng for m...

Of notice: my musique

Miss nat "Chaucer Weekend" on BBC radio thre on the twenty-thridde and twenty-fourthe dayes of December. Thei shal be playinge a...

Boastinge of my rymes hath yiven me trouble bi for...

Noon othir than Baba Brinkman hath taken me to task in a maner that maketh Johannes Gower seme a smal fluffy bunny. Update : See the comm...

no japery todaye

sicut enim corpus sine spiritu emortuum est, ita et fides sine operibus mortua est Agayns this horrible synne of Accidie*...ther is...

What is this Amerique?

What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Inland North You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the...

Parlement Journale, Digressioun: Bookmania!

Geoffrey heere. Many aventures haue me befallen sithen ich haue elected ben to speken at parlement for the sake of the realm , and eek t...

Sir John in Whitby

O, creuel fate! Whan laste I posted heere I was y-deep in love, as I pray yow gentils well remembre. Allas, I have y-lost myne hertes lov...

Sir John in Folkestone

Benedicitee, goode readers alle! Sir John heere agayn, bidding yow sad greetinges from Folkestone. Whan last I posted I was en route t...

Parlement Journale, Part the Seconde: A Vision!

God shilde us fro meschaunce! Whanne ich last had tyme and space to enditen of my aventures at parliament , ich hadde ben tricked by Grisel...

this maketh me to seem ungentil and unkynde!

Geoffrey heere. Ich hope ye gentil ffolke take gret solaas from my new contributour, Sir John Mandeville. It is a greet honour to haue swic...

Sir John Mandeville

Benedicitee, good readers all! Allow me to introduce myne-self. I am Sir John Mandeville , knyght, though that I unworthy am. Yow myg...

Parlement Journale, Parte the Firste: Decepcioun!

O straunge worlde, for the dayes are fulle of selcouthes and no thyng is as it semeth. Alwey in my fantasie syn ich was a yonge man, ich th...

Quick Chekke-In

This is juste a smal missive to saye that ich am heere in Londoun and redy for parlement in westminstyre on the morwe. Tommy Vske was nat a...

Lowys Sez Blade Storm = Not Worth Your Time

Yo churlez and gentilz this is Lowys Chaucer . Dad is on his way to London and Wizzy-Minster for to speken of grete matirs touchynge the st...