Mircea the Elder and Vlad the Impaler, Family and Historical Ties

Mircea the Elder, Vlad the Imaler, Vlad Tepes, history, family, Dracula nickname

Without the great courage and patriotism of Mircea the Elder, grandfather to Vlad the Impaler, ‘Vlad Dracul‘, Vlad Draculea in Romanian or Dracula the nickname may not have existed.

Sometimes history whispers, and the tales it tells are worth listening to and passing on.

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Snowy Night, a Winter’s Dream

“I love the snow for what it is –
Of dreams and stars that spark,
Of clouds and tears.
Some say it’s angels in the dark.

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Bells, Christmas Haiku, Ding-dong

Bells, a Christmas Haiku

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Star, Christmas Haiku

Star, Christmas Haiku

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Candlelight , Christmas Haiku

Candlelight, Christmas Haiku. Secrets and dreams scattered through the snow. Peace to all.

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