Runestone | The Barony’s Newsletter

Thank you for your interest in our Barony! The Runestone is a bimonthly, retroactive periodical produced by the Barony’s Chronicler containing submission by members of the populace.
Please send any submissions to the Barony’s Office of the Chronicler ().

This is the official newsletter of the Barony of Western Seas and is presented here in digital format as a PDF file. You must use a PDF Reader such as  Adobe Acrobat.





William Blackfox Award LogoWinner of the 2015 William Blackfox Awards

The Office of the Society Chronicler sponsors the annual Master William Blackfox Awards to recognize excellence in the work of Chroniclers and newsletter contributors. This is a world-wide competition open to all Kingdoms of the SCA.

  • Best Overall Newsletter
    Winner: Caid, The Runestone, Barony of Western Seas; Chronicler:  Lady Viviana of Peridot Isle
  • Best Regular Feature
    Winner: Caid, Cooking with Claudius Author: Claudius di Bartolomeo
  • Best Poetry or Short Fiction
    Winner: Caid, A Wanderer in Rags Author: Lord Riley Frost