Main Menu - Misc. - Clothing/Textiles - Medieval Wales - Names - Other Medieval - Publications - Harpy Publications

This page last modified November 1, 2019

What's New?

11/1/2019 I colllected up a Halloween photo-story that was originally posted in real-time on facebook and twitter: "Not that You'd Call Mermaids in the Strictest Sense."

7/17/2016 A belated note that my website (for my writing and publications) has had a complete overhaul. Check it out!

7/17/2016 Add a link in the Pictish Names article to Jean Kveberg's article on feminine names associated with the Picts.

6/24/2015 Added the extensive article The Shepherd's Purse: Artifact or Artistic Motif? (Anatomy of a Research Project) which I'd been planning to revise with re-drawn figures but finally decided just to throw up as is.

4/19/2015 Added a download page for my 25th Laurel Anniversary Commemorative Volume.

4/19/2015 Added the article Conversational Medieval Welsh, linked from the Medieval Wales page.

1/1/2015 Put up the short story "Three Nights at the Opera" as a free e-book on my page.

12/08/2014 Added the article "The Third Artist", linked from the non-fiction publications page.

2/22/2014 I have a new website to focus on my publications It's still very much under development at this point, but eventually I may be moving or linking some of my content over there if it's primarily related to my writing or related research.

1/13/2014 Added my first novel Daughter of Mystery to the publications page.

1/13/2014 Added a new article under Studies in Gender and Sexuality: Sex between Women from Classical Times through the Renaissance

1/10/11 Started creating a set of web pages for the Historic Picnic Project

1/2/11 Added a Table of Contents page for articles on Studies in Gender and Sexuality Issues in History, Literature, and Fiction as well as the first article in this section: Cross-Dressing Women in the SCA and the SCA's Period: A Personal View. My, I'm being productive lately!

1/1/11 Added an essay written originally in Live Journal So how tall was St. Louis? And who was wearing his shirt?

12/25/10 Started posting essays on (mostly modern) trends and topics in names that originally appeared on my LJ.

10/2/10 Finished the last commentaries on the Secrets of the Silk Road Sketchbook pages.

8/2/10 Started putting up the sketches I made at the Secrets of the Silk Road exhibit (Bowers Museum, Santa Ana CA)

5/11/10 Temporary access for the handout for my Kalamazoo paper (pdf).

2/21/09 Fixed the bracketing problem in the Surviving Garments search code.

10/29/08 Updated most of the Baking for One recipes with calorie counts. Added commentary to the main text about this. Updated the fiction bibliography with Skin and Bones.

4/23/07 In honor of International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day, I have posted my story The White Falcon for readers to enjoy.

11/5/06 (Wow, has it been that long?) Added Early Medieval Manx Names; also fixed some misc. items in A Brief (and Incomplete) Guide to Forming Genitives of Irish Personal Names and A Consideration Of Pictish Names as well as improving flow in the latter.

4/29/06 Added the first-draft version of the Surviving Garments Database -- Please play with it!

4/2/06 Added Snapshot of a Cantref: The Names and Naming Practices in a Mawddwy Court Roll of 1415-16

11/19/05 Added Period Welsh Models for SCA Households and the Nomenclature Thereof

11/19/05 Added Tangwystyl's Pease Porridge for SCA Events with Annoying Evening Courts Just When You Needed to be Slaving Over a Hot Fire

10/30/05 Added photo page with some minimal initial content

10/16/05 Added Metrical Medieval Welsh Translations of Some SCA Oaths of Fealty

10/16/05 Added the beginnings of the Anthimus Cookery pages

9/6/05 Added article on Mammen Embroidery

9/4/05 Re-did the pictures for the "Dig that Doll" collection, and added photos for the Holy Roman Emperor doll.

9/3/05 Began adding the Diary and Letters of Abiel Teple LaForge, introduction and 1861-3 added so far.

9/2/05 Added Some Data on the Use and Nature of Tents in Medieval Wales

7/3/05 Added Medieval Egyptian "Blackwork" Embroidery

7/3/05 Added Gifted With: A brief survey of usage changes

7/2/05 Added The Tale of Tangwystyl: or It's Your Name You Can Change If You Want To

5/27/05 Added my convention report from the Ohio Valley Filk Festival 2002

5/16/05 Added my speech from the U.C. Berkeley Linguistics Dept.'s 2002 commencement.

5/16/05 Added How to Document a Name (to within an inch of its life)

5/15/05 Corrected contact address. (Oops! Sorry.)

Are you kidding? Right now, this whole site is new! Look around.

Later on this page will list additions.

This site belongs to Heather Rose Jones. Contact me regarding anything beyond personal, individual use of this material.

Unless otherwise noted, all contents are copyright by Heather Rose Jones, all rights reserved.