Writing your Family Story

Viking Sword

The Viking Sword

With the upcoming release of the novel Stormforge in 2020, A new Viking Saga inspired by the Orkneyinga Sagas. I thought I would share a short post about the The Viking Sword. I have a huge fascination with swords, and the Viking Sword showcased in this post I hold in my own collection. This particular …

Stormforge Saga Book One The Jarl of More

Ragnvald ‘the wise of More’ “Count of Maer” EYSTEINSSON (830 – 894)

Pedigree and descent from Ragnvald the Wise Below is an outlined pedigree of my descent from The Jarl of More, this is one of hundreds of links I have to this famous Viking Jarl who lived 1200 years ago. The period is also important mathematically as scholars believe that all living people today that have …

Writing about your Ancestors

I have been writing about my Ancestors now for a few years, namely by publishing short stories of their lives on my family history blog. Only recently have I decided to bring their lives to print and create their story simply from the fabric of history and the records they appear in. There are lots …