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Hello, fellow Wikipedians! I started editing on Wikipedia officially in December 2011. My interests are mainly in History, Geography, and Linguistics. I'm not particularly focused in one area at the moment, making edits where ever I can. I also wish to make easier links by expanding current pages, and once I become well-read enough to, create articles. However, I do feel that improving the articles that are on Wikipedia are more important than adding more articles (Quality over Quantity). My main edits so far have been history-related, and mainly about the Middle Ages, but, the articles I've worked on to get to GA status are of the natural sciences (Ornithology-related). If I'm not editing, I'm probably reading, whether it be books, or articles on Wikipedia and other sites. If I make any mistakes, do not hesitate to inform me.


I will try to join certain groups when I get the chance.


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Topics of InterestsEdit

  • Middle Ages (Mainly c.800 to c.1500)
  • Holy Roman Empire (and pretty much anything I can find about it, whether it be people, events, culture, facts, etc.)
  • 11th Century England, Spain and Italy (Sicily & Papal States)
  • 14th-18th Century France
  • Byzantine relations with Western Europe 11th to 15th Centuries
  • Song Dynasty China (and Early Ming)
  • Heian, Kamakura, and Edo periods in Japan
  • Abbasid and Fatimid Caliphates
  • Early Modern Period (Huguenot & Catholic conflict in 16th and 17th Centuries, & know little of it, though, Worldwide contact within the 16th and 18th centuries)
  • Spanish Empire (Particulary Spanish Florida, New Spain in Present-Day U.S.)
  • Restoration England; and America during that era (Have yet to read about it yet, though)
  • Mughal India
  • And pretty much any facet of History from c.375 up to c.1815.


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Other academia interestsEdit

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To do ListEdit

Today's featured article

Æthelberht was the King of Wessex from 860 until his death in 865. He was the third son of King Æthelwulf and his first wife, Osburh. In 855 Æthelwulf went on pilgrimage to Rome and appointed Æthelberht as king of the recently conquered territory of Kent. Æthelberht's older brother, Æthelbald, was named king of Wessex. After the deaths of his father in 858 and his brother in 860, Æthelberht ruled both Wessex and Kent without appointing a sub-king, fully uniting the two territories for the first time. According to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, he reigned "in good harmony and in great peace". He appears to have been on good terms with his younger brothers, the future kings Æthelred I and Alfred the Great. The kingdom came under attack from Viking raids during his reign, but these were minor compared to the invasions after his death. Æthelberht died in the autumn of 865 and was buried next to his brother Æthelbald at Sherborne Abbey in Dorset. He was succeeded by Æthelred. (Full article...)

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Picture of the DayEdit

An 1876 advertisement for the Great Western Railway for travel via the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge, the world's first working railway suspension bridge, which connected Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, to Niagara Falls, New York, United States. The bridge was operational from 1855 to 1897, and was replaced by the Whirlpool Rapids Bridge.Image credit: Clay, Cosack & Co.


Pages I've edited (not including adding citations)Edit

(Will make a more accurate list later)

Pages of Interest to Edit in the Near FutureEdit

Name Start work diff Start work status Current article status Goal
Northern mockingbird Start   GA   FA
Carolina wren C   GA   FA
Blue jay B B   FA
Gray catbird Start Start   FA
Tufted titmouse Start Start   GA
Catholic Church and the Age of Discovery B B   GA
Isabel I of Castile C C   FA
Ferdinand II of Aragon C C   GA
Portuguese Empire Start C   FA
Portuguese discoveries B B   FA

The Loftiest of them allEdit

Name Start work diff Start work status Current article status Goal
Spanish Inquisition B B   FA
Miguel de Cervantes C C   FA


Not so loftyEdit

Name Start work diff Start work status Current article status Goal
Avignon Papacy C C   FA
Spanish Empire B B   FA
Juana Inés de la Cruz C C   FA
Isaac II Angelos Start Start   GA
Investiture Controversy Start Start   FA

Potential Good/Featured TopicsEdit

Note: I'm not necessarily the only or major editor (if significant at all) of these articles, however I do wish to see all of these articles reach a GA status at least.

10 articles
 Toxostoma
 
  Ocellated thrasher
  Brown thrasher
  Cozumel thrasher
  Bendire's thrasher
  Curve-billed thrasher
  Le Conte's thrasher
  Crissal thrasher
  California thrasher
  Gray thrasher
  Long-billed thrasher
3 articles
 The Federalist Papers
 
  Alexander Hamilton
  James Madison
  John Jay

Will definitely add more topic boxes....