OutlanderBTS Adventures: ECCC 2017

Seattle…. This trip was interesting. It was rife with complications from the beginning. There were mix ups with the organizers, equipment issues, babysitter mishaps, sick kid, arduous logistics, etc., which differs from my usual OutlanderBTS Adventures. I was paying attention. My flight was delayed two hours, so I arrived late on Thursday night. As I […]

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OutlanderBTS Adventures: The Gathering, Cologne 2016 & 2017, PART 1

Photo: Duncan, Graham, Lotte, Finn and Grant at The Gathering 2016 The Gathering 2017, in Cologne, Germany is coming up the weekend of March 10-12, and there’s a great lineup. I’ve been to three Outlander fan conventions so far- all very different experiences, some I would repeat, and some not. I would definitely repeat this one. […]

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For Diana, on your Birthday

For Diana… 1/11/17   Young girl dreams And whispers to Source Intelligent innocence She taps into the Force Ritual and mysticism Woven into her cells Spirituality infused Into the Story she tells Who would I be, she asks In another life… They come in their hundreds And fill up her nights Pages and lines Each […]

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Golden Globes Article Hits a Nerve with Outlander Fans

Vogue published an article that set off Outlander fans who’ve been vocal on Social Media. Today is the Golden Globes, and Outlander has one nomination this year: Caitriona Balfe. In my opinion, Cait TOTALLY deserves this nomination for Season 2. The first half of Episode 201 alone, is sheer genius in every way: the writing, […]

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Congrats to Àdhamh Ó Broin !! Winner of the International Scottish Gaelic Award 2016

  Photo: Daily Record Àdhamh Ó Broin’s passion and significant contribution to Outlander: translating the scripts into Gaelic, and teaching the language to the cast, has recently gained national recognition in the form of The 2016 International Scottish Gaelic Award. The award is given to the individual, event or organization that best places Gaelic in an […]

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OutlanderBTS: In Honor of Thanksgiving, A Thank you Note

Photo: The gang at the Paley Center (not pictured: Diana and Matt) I first published this on December 15, 2015, and it bears repeating. Thank you for your integrity as individuals and for your contributions to this wonderful project we all get to enjoy.  Dear Diana, Ron, Terry, Maril, Matt, Cait, Sam, and Gary, I’m […]

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Trump, Trying to Make Sense of It All- A Moment with the Author

Thank you @Stinaherzog for the featured Image   Hi All, I have removed this post, because OutlanderBTS.com is not the place for my personal political musings. I apologize for using it for that purpose. I didn’t think that through, and I have learned a lesson here. I appreciate all of my subscribers, no matter your political affiliation. We […]

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