Over a week ago I had to go to the ER because of a medical issue. (I’m okay, but I’ll talk more about that in the next blog post). 532 more words
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If you are at least a bit like me, then there was a phase when you were a Lego-fan. And then came a phase when you weren’t, which is what we colloquially call our “dark ages”. 1,494 more words
Belisarius under the walls of Rome by AMELIANVS on DeviantArt.
Part of Justinian’s wars of Reconquest.
Italy about 575, Byzantine possessions in orange.
The great Italian historiographer Arnaldo Momigliano recounted that, when he wanted to understand Italian history, he caught a train and went to Ravenna. 2,634 more words
Before I begin, I just received a notification from WordPress that I’ve been a member for five years. I want to take a moment to thank the people of WordPress for offering a free, stable and well-designed platform to allow me to publicly promote my job search which has been running for longer than that. 371 more words