November: post a day

As is becoming the tradition in Ars Magica fandom, I’m trying to do a post a day for November. These short pieces will be collected for an omnibus podcast episode each week. The posts will be a mix of Cornish folklore and short Dunsany posts.  I know that as concepts go, its not nearly as…

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Aberffraw biscuits

The oldest variety of biscuit in Britain appears in the historical  record just after the game start date. The Aberffraw biscuit comes from Anglesey, that hothouse of Druidic magic, so what uses can it be put to in Ars Magica campaigns. This biscuit was developed near the town which bears its name. In 1220, Aberffraw was the capital of one of the Welsh kingdoms. It is said that the queen was walking on the shore and found a scallop shell.  The king ordered biscuits to be made that had the shape of…

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