[Sca-cooks] Stefan's Florilegium article for February

Stefan li Rous StefanliRous at austin.rr.com
Sun Feb 5 17:06:16 PST 2012

Greetings to the Gentlefolk of the SCA,

Here is a copy of my Florilegium article for February detailing what  
is new in the Florilegium this month.

I am always looking for good articles for the Florilegium. If you have  
researched something in our period or you practice a little known art  
or craft, writing an article is an excellent way to introduce others  
to the work you've done. I'm especially interested in academic papers  
written for A&S contests because, unfortunately, few have time at such  
an event to read them. Even the judges. Getting them published in the  
Florilegium lets your hard word benefit the entire Known World.  Word  
format is the easiest for me to handle, but others are possible.

If you have previously sent me an article and it has not appeared in  
the Florilegium. Sometimes email doesn't arrive, sometimes I just lose  
track of things, sometimes there are technical problems which with  
help from the original author can be resolved.

If you, your household or your local group run a website, please  
consider adding a link there to the Florilegium. Not only does this  
help people who might be interested in what the Florilegium offers  
find the site, but it raises the site in the Google ratings and thus  
might bring in more ad money to keep the site going.

A Blending of the Past and Present

Over the past twenty-two years in an ongoing effort, I have been  
collecting bits of useful information from various newsgroups, mail  
lists and articles submitted to me by their authors. In order to make  
this information available to others, I have placed this information  
in a collection of files called Stefan's Florilegium.

The Florilegium is on the web at: http://www.florilegium.org

I am always interested in new articles. If you have written an article  
that would be of interest to others in the SCA, please send it to me  
for possible inclusion in the Florilegium. A&S documentation and class  
handouts will also often work well. I am especially interested in  
research papers submitted as A&S entries.

Advertisements on the site pay for its upkeep. If you enjoy the  
Florilegium, please click on an ad or two whenever you are there.

      THLord Stefan li Rous   Ansteorra    stefan at florilegium.org

Here are the new files for this month:
    esential-oils-msg   Using, making and buying essential oils.
In the SCA-INC section:
    Mvng-Fd-Dish-art    "Moving the Food Dish - Being an officer in an
                           ever-changing Known World" by Master Aaron
                           Swiftrunner, former Society Seneschal.
In the SCA-STORIES section:
    SCA-hist4-msg       Msgs on the history of the SCA until 1/12.
In the TRAVEL section:
    trvlg-w-shlds-msg   Traveling with shields by commercial transport.

Here are the updated files for this month.
    coronets-msg        Medieval coronets and crowns. Modern sources
    crabapples-msg      Period crabapples and their uses.
    crash-space-msg     'crash-space etiquette' for both the traveler
                           and the crash-space provider.
    crossbows-msg       Period and SCA crossbows.
    dayboards-msg       SCA dayboards, middle-of-the-day meals.
    egg-storage-msg     Period and modern raw egg storage.
    event-maps-msg      Making maps to SCA events.
    fd-Iceland-msg      Food of medieval Iceland. Recipes.
    fried-foods-msg     Medieval fried foods. Recipes.
    panforte-msg        A medieval Italian, sweetened, spiced dessert
                           bread similar to fruitcake or Lebkuchen.
    perry-msg           A cider made with pear juice.
    saffron-msg         Types of saffron. period uses.
    SCA-hist3-msg       Msgs on the history of the SCA until 12/00.
    sewing-msg          Sewing ideas and stitches.
    song-sources-msg    Sources for medieval songs. Book reviews.
    stews-bruets-msg    Period stews and bruets. Recipes.
    veils-msg           Period veils. How to wear them.
Copyright 2012, Mark S. Harris. Permission to reprint in SCA-related  
publications is hereby granted if the file descriptions are left  
unchanged. Removing any of the updated files listed in order to fit  
the article into limited publication space is allowed.  The article  
introduction may also be edited, provided the web address and contact  
info are retained.


THLord Stefan li Rous    Barony of Bryn Gwlad    Kingdom of Ansteorra
    Mark S. Harris           Austin, Texas          StefanliRous at austin.rr.com
**** See Stefan's Florilegium files at:  http://www.florilegium.org ****

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