[Bards] Some thoughts

Mike C. Baker kihebard at hotmail.com
Tue Nov 14 21:32:23 PST 2006

> > THe fact is that mooneschadowe has a second event it could 
> host, and 
> > that we haven't come up with a seciond event yet, and aren't even 
> > really trying at the moment.
> >
> > The other fact is that ALL of mooneschadowe will need to be onboard 
> > for this to fly with us as a whole, and some of our number are 
> > detractors and critics of the Bardic arts. So this is not a 
> done deal.
> >
> > Help me out guys, if this is going to work, I am going to have to 
> > cionvice Mooneschadowe that its worth the effort.

Well, we may just need to remind a new generation of Moonschadeen a bit
more of their roots.  
(May not have been present much lately, but where one was "raised"
sticks with a person -- and with a persona...)

> I have a question.
> If it were held in Mooneschadowe, would anyone from the 
> Middle of the Kingdom and The South part of the Kingdom 
> attend or will it end up being a "Northern" event?  What 
> would inspire Kingdom wide attendence?

*IF* I am physically in-Kingdom when this comes off, I certainly intend
to be there if at all possible.  (I would have several vested interests
>  What would be done "exactly" at this event to cause the 
> Bardic populace to attend?

To Be Determined / Not Yet Fully "Set".  Classes, performance
opportunities, B-S (Bard Stuff, sillies!), consumables of several types.
Plus who knows what other wonderments...

> I feel this type of event should be similar to Northkeep's 
> WinterKingdom.  Classes plenty for Bardic and Brewers.  This 
> should have a competition, of course, but not a fighting or 
> static art competition.  There are many of these and the 
> static artists and fighters should be allowed a weekend to rest.

Well, there is always the matter of cooks and sotelties...

> I would be more than willing to help if it were needed and 
> wanted.  I love to listen to a good story, song, or music.  I 
> would love to see those that are shy or discouraged of bardic 
> to have the opportunity to see and learn from the Greatest of 
> Bardic talent that is within the borders of this great Kingdom.
> Just my voice,
> Lady Katrine la Escloperia
> The Baron's Wife.
As I will also help in whatever manner I can, from wherever I may be
<sniff> Yep, a little homesick this week, and still enjoying Aethelmearc
(for now).

Adieu, Amra / ttfn - Mike / Pax ... Kihe (Mike C. Baker)
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