Shire! Shire! for June

Leave a comment

June 20, 2018 by phicks2012

I created this strip to fill empty space in The Equinox, the monthly newsletter for the SCA Shire of Sol Haven back in January of 2002. To my own amazement, it’s still going all these years later. I would never have believed it. In fact, I sometimes fail to realize just how long I’ve been doing the strip, unless I look back at the archives and realize that it has in fact been Sixteen Years!

For clarification, most of the characters in the strip are real people, but in their SCA personas and with their quirks and personalities often wildly exaggerated. Characters shown with auras are mostly (except for Alicia who is supposedly visiting astrally from the Kingdom of the Outlands) former members of our Shire who have passed on, but continue to live on in our memories. The “moviemonsters” like Bjorn Borg, Bridghe de Frankenstein, Frederick von Krueger, Jason de Voorheese, Lucifer the Fallen, Vlad da Kool, Screame, and Wulf de Lobo were first incorporated as a joke years ago because we had a Lady in our Shire who was literally nice to ANYbody, and have persisted simply to supply variety.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Topics of Interest

June 2018


I am an active, outgoing person interested in all sorts of things and all sorts of people! I'm constantly discovering new interests, and expect that to continue right into the grave!

View Full Profile →

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 414 other followers

%d bloggers like this: