The Little Review (littlereview) wrote,
The Little Review

Placeholder for Monday

Spent a glorious day at the Pennsylvania Renfaire with my family and dementordelta. It drizzled in the morning driving up but we had perfect weather all day once we arrived -- 70s, not too sunny, not too crowded. We saw all three Don Juan & Miguel shows, the tournament joust (at which I got to give a favor to Sir Thomas), the royal falconer's show, the Boarshead Brawl, plus a bit of Tartanic and the Human Chess Game, lots of on-street musical performances, and bagpipes everywhere since it was Scottish Weekend. Delta and I sampled several of Mount Hope's excellent sweet wines and I had cheese panini, chocolate covered pretzels and way too many snacks. I am too tired to type any more so here is a photo of Sir Thomas and Sir Marcus's herald and one of the nobles overseeing the joust:


  • Poem for Friday and Locust Grove

    The Good-Morrow By John Donne I wonder by my troth, what thou and I Did, till we loved? Were we not wean'd till then? But suck'd on country…

  • Poem for Thursday and Canal in Spring

    Happiness By Jane Kenyon There’s just no accounting for happiness, or the way it turns up like a prodigal who comes back to the dust at your…

  • Poem for Wednesday and Facets of Hope

    Spring By William Blake Sound the flute! Now it's mute! Birds delight, Day and night, Nightingale, In the dale, Lark in sky, - Merrily, Merrily,…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded