Monthly Archives: May 2012

Lady Godiva: Fiction or Bare Facts

Today’s tune: Santana with Mana, Corazon Espinado (Pierced heart) On May 31, 1678 Lady Godiva’s legendary ride was commemorated in the Godiva Procession in Coventry, England.  The real life Godiva was a woman named Godgifu, “God gift”.  She lived in … Continue reading

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The Wild Hunt in the 21st Century

On my playlist and tuned in:  Superman – Five for Fighting An important and entertaining aspect of history is the fascination and lessons that come from folklore.  These stories vary across time, tradition, and culture, and through a set of … Continue reading

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