Let it be known that on this, the XXIX day of September, A.S. LIII, on the occasion of the Coronation of TRM A'Kos and Bella of the
Middle Kingdom, that the Order of the Howling Wolf was established and is to be considered the Highest Honor of the Barony of North Woods.
Induction into this Order shall be based on the
candidate's history of comportment, participation in,
service to, and support of the Barony of North Woods and its
The induction of Companions into this Order
is at the discretion of the Baron and Baroness of North
Woods with recommendations from the populace and support of
the Order. After the induction of the Premier Companions,
this Order will be considered a Polling Order.
Whereas, from the beginning of time we have recognized honor, virtue, leadership, and service with sundry tributes and
remembrances, so let such be recognized now. Numerous commendable actions,
done repeatedly and for a significant period of time, benefitting the Barony
of North Woods and its Cantons, and thus for the good of the Middle Kingdom,
have been the contributions of these nobles gentles to the Dream. Words
alone are insufficient to express our gratitude and thanks for their
devotion, loyalty, and deeds. It is, therefore, only fitting that they be
recognized for their efforts with the highest honor the Barony of North
Woods has to offer.
We are immensely pleased to welcome
Master Nigellus le Paite
The Honorable Lady Katherine of Deva
The Honorable Sargent Bjarg Kormakson
Dame Kriemhilt von Ebersberg
Fearann na Criche
The Honorable Lord Finnian McFinn
Lady Celestria de Cranham
into the Order of the Howling Wolf
as the Premier Companions of the Order
Let it be known that on this, the XXVII day of October, Anno Societatis LIII,
at The Grand Tour - A Taste of Thirteenth Century Europe, the Order of the Shimmering Leaf was established
as an Arts and Sciences Award of the Barony of North Woods.
Recipients of this award are being honored for their research, trials, accomplishments, and/or contributions within the Arts and Sciences community of their Canton, the Barony of North Woods, and thus also to the Middle Kingdom and The Dream.
Whereas, these noble gentles of North Woods have given of their time, skills, talents, knowledge, and creativity in pursuit and support of the Arts and Sciences; they are most worthy and deserving of acclaim and honor.
We are honored to recognize the following gentles of North Woods as the Premier Recipients of the Award of the Shimmering Leaf.
(and Recipients to be added after award is presented to them)
Baroness Gwenllyen the Minstrel
Hawkland Moor - Music and Dance / Penta Pentamere
al Shyka JahanAra bint al-Yehya Amat al-Hafeeza
Ealdnordwuda - Research and Support
Sargent Octavio Gonzalez de Castile
Wealdlake - Leatherwork (posthumously)
Lady Arriss End Starre
Fearann na Criche - Cooking