Tag: Vikings

They Whisper to us…

  When we listen to those stories, not only are we hearing tales of days gone by, we are also hearing the voices of all of those who…

Nationalism, Migration and Hospitality

What is a nation? “Two men are of the same nation if and only if they share the same culture, where culture in turn means a system of…

Ales Stenar

Above the harbour of the old fishing village of Kåseberga, Skåne, southern Sweden, is Ales Stenar (Ales stones). An awe-inspiring Swedish Stonehenge. According to Scanian folklore, a legendary…

The Snartemo Sword

Keep thy eyes about thee when thou enterest be wary alway, be watchful alway, for one never knoweth when need will be to meet hidden foe in the…

With lovely songs of Sorcery

Here in the north each night is a whole winter long. Yet the place is fair enough, doubt it not! Thou shalt see sights here such as thou…