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Colorado Springs, United States
Submitted by Gwynlian on January 27, 2010 at 3:00 PM.
A friend wrote this for me...
Shall I compare thee to a back rank mate?
Thou art more captivating and rare
Rough moves do happen and then you take
Bare kings with only a queen rook pair
Sometimes too fast the game is play'd
And doubled pawns are l...Read more »
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I love to hike, sing, write music, and play the piano, organ, and harpsichord. I also love my job teaching high school chemistry.
The name 'Gwynlian' comes from the character 'Gwynllian' in the trilogy 'Song of Albion' by Stephen Lawhead. This name is also a version of 'Gwenllian.' Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd was a Welsh princess who led armies against the Norman invaders in the 11th century. For centuries after her death, Welshmen cried-out Revenge for Gwenllian when engaging in battle.
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