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Oscar Wilde

Salome with her mother – Aubrey Beardsley

I first came across Wilde’s play Salome a few months ago and have since viewed it with some trepidation yet tackle it again I must. 819 more words


Fairytale Prompt #4

I need to begin and apologize that I have not been able to read many of the responses to the prompt in the last two weeks.   103 more words

MindLoveMisery Menagerie

Fairy Sanggumays Flowering in the City:

Antipolo City – Rizal province ,  Philippines

fairy sanggumays mounted on a living mango tree ( photo credit  :  Architect Patricia ” Wendy” Fernando- Regalado… 445 more words


The Young Girl Who Danced So Sensuous And Dazzlingly _ And Managed To Save ISRAEL.

‘Jesus found a donkey and mounted it.’ Why we ask would any big man mount an ass to ride in triumph through the streets of Jerusalem as king of the Jews as Gospel of John says he did; other than to embarrass the brave youthful heroine who alone among Israel, a State preferentially considered within the Roman Empire, had managed to take this Jesus Christ cousin’ head _ John the Baptizer, himself known for being ‘clothed in camel’s hair.. 170 more words

N is for Not Now, Dear










I zone. I do. I think it’s a defense mechanism.

I do have a highly developed very short-term memory that dissipates come of the social embarrassment of having to admit that I just drifted away there. 178 more words

21st Century Mom

Jesus and the Disciples' Mothers

Among them was Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James and Joseph, and the mother of the sons of Zebedee. … And Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, sitting opposite the grave… 1,293 more words

Biblical Women

"Salome" in Philadelphia


Richard Strauss


May 8, 10, 2014 | Verizon Hall Opera with The Philadelphia Orchestra

A historic collaboration.  A provocative masterpiece.

The Philadelphia Orchestra… 2,070 more words