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Join me, Chelsea, as I explore the history, locations, and characters of Outlander one blog entry at a time.

Here you can also access the latest and greatest episodes of The Sassenach Files Podcast.

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Blog

On Holiday in Edinburgh

There’s enough in Edinburgh to keep the average history buff entertained for weeks on end, but for today, keep reading for the abridged version of my time in this fantastic city.

5 Defining Moments for Jamie: Season Three

Jamie Fraser is one of the most, dynamic characters in the Gabaldon universe, and the theme of “identity” throughout the first half of season three highlights the many phases of Jamie’s life. Keep reading for what I consider Jamie’s Top Five Defining Moments of Season Three.

5 Defining Moments for Jamie: Season Three

Jamie Fraser is one of the most, dynamic characters in the Gabaldon universe, and the theme of “identity” throughout the first half of season three highlights the many phases of Jamie’s life. Keep reading for what I consider Jamie’s Top Five Defining Moments of Season Three.

Podcast

Hey Obsassenachs! This week on The Sassenach Files I was joined by my good friend Angela Hickey of Outlandercast Clan Book Club (Facebook) and Queen Bee’s Hive (Patreon) to discuss everything we loved and hated about season six. Tag along for the ride as we chat favorite musical moments, biggest tear jerkers, and best / worst character arcs. We also break down our favorite scenes and episodes of the season as well as the most romantic moments and what we loved about some of the new characters that joined the cast this season.
  1. Season Six Superlatives
  2. Justice Is Mine
  3. The Devil is Real
  4. A Long Line of Traitors, Thieves, and Bastards
  5. The Threat of Division