I take my first steps into whatever comes next, carrying everything that I possess… which is nothing. I own no things. Nothing.
But I am clean and I am free. 265 more words
Mardi Gras is a massive family holiday which occurs annually in New Orleans, and includes music, floats and parades. Normally celebrated on Fat Tuesday, which is the day before Ash Wednesday and the start of the period of Lent (a time of sacrifice), the tradition began on February 24, 1857 by the Krewe of Comus. 435 more words
Since the earliest centuries of Christianity, the holy Catholic Church has been persecuted because of her beliefs and practices which seemed to be so difficult to understand especially by those who strongly opposed them. 4,778 more words
The Fountain of Youth
***This Review Contains Spoilers***
Richard Burton hated this movie, calling it a “f***ing bloody, lousy, nothing film”, I must strongly disagree. Ash Wednesday paints a haunting picture of a plastic surgery hospital, with patients walking around like zombies with bandages over their heads in a last desperate bid to be young again. 381 more words