Friday 13th – Good Luck!

| October 13, 2017

Friday 13th – Good Luck!

Today is Friday 13th, that day that some people consider to be unlucky. There are various theories as to why Friday 13th is viewed in this way: Friday is an unlucky day anyway because Christ was crucified on a Friday (some say it was also the 13th) and that there were thirteen present at the […]

Mysticism and Medicine in Tudor England and Book Giveaway

| May 20, 2015

Mysticism and Medicine in Tudor England and Book Giveaway

As part of the blog/book tour for her latest novel Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn, Hunter is here again on The Anne Boleyn Files to share a guest article with us – welcome Hunter! MadeGlobal Publishing is also offering one lucky Anne Boleyn Files follower the chance to win a copy of Hunter’s […]

Friday 13th and Tudor Superstitions

| February 13, 2015

Friday 13th and Tudor Superstitions

I’ve just realised that today is Friday 13th, a day which is considered to be unlucky by those who are superstitious. I’m not at all superstitious but I do find superstitions interesting so I researched Tudor superstitions a few years ago. Click here to read my article Tudor Superstitions. Author Robert Parry also wrote a […]

Tudor Superstitions

| December 13, 2013

Tudor Superstitions

Apologies for my absence on the site and on Facebook but I’ve been ill in bed with a virus for the past couple of days. I’m back now though! My son pointed out that today is Friday 13th, the day when some superstitious people won’t leave the house, fly, or do anything that could risk […]