Uppity

One of my favorite books: Uppity Women of Medieval Times (It’s a nice introduction)     I wish I had more to say, but I’m an uppity woman and I’m very tired after a day that went mostly well ended badly again. It’s very tiresome and exhausting. Yes, both those …

Oh Virtus Sapientiae

 A number of years ago I studied medieval literature. I concentrated on women mystics of the 10th-12th centuries. I particularly enjoyed Hildegard von Bingen, Hroswitha of Gandersheim, Julien of Norwich and Margery Kemp. I spent several years listening to the music constantly–plainsongs, chants–anything to make the learning rounder, more complete. …