Tag Archives: KNIGHT

HEREDITARY KNIGHTS

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I learned an interesting fact about knighthood. The most known version of becoming a knight is when someone of noble or royal birth bestows the title to an individual after proving their valor or completing their training as a squire. However, there is another way to become a knight in which knighthood is passed down from father to son. These knights would be nobles who have titles and lands, but will be of lower rank than a baron or duke. I am thinking of using this version of knighthood in my fantasy series and these knights will have a special connection with my main character.

WRITING UPDATE: JOUSTING POEM

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I have written another poem about a knight jousting in a medieval tournament. I drew inspiration for this poem from my recent visit to Medieval Times. It was a very enjoyable experience to create this poem and I look forward to sharing it when it is ready. I will keep you updated on any further developments.