Archive for August 7th, 2009

Sonitus Sanctus has the lowdown on how to get a free download of a professional recording of Dante’s Inferno as a hot August special. Don’t worry; the descent into Avernus is easy! 🙂

UPDATE: But wait! There’s more! You also get an all-expense-paid trip to Purgatory and Heaven! Yes, and you get the whole travel package absolutely free! (Except for divulging certain personal information, as most free offers on the Internet entail.)

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“The Valor of Cappen Varra” concludes, as it is tested by a huge troll and a beautiful princess.

Part 2.


Btw, for Cappen’s song I used the tune of “A Chantar M’er”, by the Comtesse de Dia. She was a trobairitz, a female troubadour. It fit the words pretty well, I think, although the original subject matter adds irony. Lots.

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“The Valor of Cappen Varra” is a fun, funny fantasy story set in a medieval Europe just a quarter-turn away from our own. This is what might happen if a troubador traveled to Norway, and magic were real.

Btw, if Cappen Varra seems familiar, you may know him from his stint as a castmember in the city of Sanctuary, in the Thieves’ World shared universe anthologies.

Part 1.


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