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Peace of mind

And thus nothing is everything, and silence a balm
Of low foggy clouds and indifferent calm
Oh Earth, you know nothing except your dark rhymes… 24 more words


Death of Sardanapalus by Eugene Delacroix

Artist: Eugene Delacroix (1798 – 1863)

Nationality: French

Completion Date: 1827

Style: Romanticism

Genre: Mythological Painting

Media: Oil on canvas

Location: Musée du Louvre, Paris…

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Little Lies

Highly conceptualized inarticulate being
Experienced little in thoughts alone
From the balcony of my soul
I watch the world go by
Into depths unknown… 86 more words


"Religion" as a Modern Invention

Upon returning from my trip to England, I was delighted to find Amazon’s trademark smiling boxes waiting for me. I had ordered a number books before my trip, and among them was Brent Nongbri’s… 2,236 more words

Religious Studies


Strolling slowly unmoved is he.
The children pass him as he passes through traffic there’s not much here for him, although there may be more out there. 83 more words


Last Call

One more round
To wash the night down
Then some coffee before we depart
Another glass and I’ll soon feel swell
Just one more
I’ve got a tale to tell… 336 more words


Some of the reasons I love "Northanger Abbey"

In high school, I found Mr. Darcy and Mr. Knightley unbearably stuffy; Anne Eliot of Persuasion appealed to me, but Frederick Wentworth seemed distant. To Henry Tilney of… 593 more words