Welcome to the online demesne of katherine kerr of the Hermitage, sometime Scots Borderer, wordsmith, mistress of the page both electronic and printed, and ever-hopeful reveller.
I am pleased to have a home for my notes, research and musings on these Current Middle Ages here at the edge of the Knowne Worlde. (And if that sentence makes you blink, you probably need to know more about the Society for Creative Anachronism, the international historical research and recreation group, of which I am a member.)
If you'd like to talk about any of the areas covered on this Website, with questions, comments or suggestions, lay on! (That is, email me.) The original navigation is creaking a bit under the load, but the site search function at left should get to you the right place if you use the right term....
The AS50 Challenge is taking up a lot of my time, and there's only a year or so to go! Take a look and find out why:
Map Challenge Others as outlined on my AS50 Challenge page
June 2014: six months on from the last update and facing the likelihood of a house demolition due to quake damage, but the future is still uncertain as we head into the fourth winter since the quakes. So it's a nice distraction to take the time to update this with what I've managed to get up to in between calls to EQC, showing engineers and builders around, and mopping out leaking rooms and swabbing walls patchy with black mould: