Rune Stone #1: The Top Five Epic and Hilarious Moments in the Norse Sagas
So today I decided to post my first Rune Stone, which will be my name for the “fun lists.” Why “Rune Stone”, you ask? Well Rune Stones were used in Norse and Celtic cultures as a way of marking locations and inscribing short poems or messages. Since the format of the list posts is shorter than the article posts, I thought the name apt. Anyway, on to the first Rune Stone! Huzza!
Rune Stone #1:
The Norse sagas are filled with many strange and wonderful things: Monsters and Heroes, Warriors and Villains, Valiant Queens and Mischievous Craftsmen. Though the language may be a little stilted and antiquated for modern audiences, the stories contained within these 1,000 year old writings are as vivid and engaging as any modern story. And, I would say, they are often more entertaining that modern fiction. Imagine the gore and politicking of Game of Thrones…
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