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Art of the Day - 02/22/17 (Pollice Verso (Thumbs Down), Jean-Leon Gerome)

Daily Artwork — “Pollice Verso (Thumbs Down), Jean-Leon Gerome, 1872”

Use the images posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of anĀ  26 more words


Political Gladiators of the OSC

With elections looming in the Irish Occupied Six Counties (OSC), and given the inherent hostility that exists between the various parties, I was persuaded into thinking of the manner in which warring forces of the ancient world often chose to settle their disputes. 1,176 more words


Review: The Valiant

Title: The Valiant

Author: Lesley Livingston

Date of Publication: February 14th, 2017

Goodreads Summary:

The youngest daughter of a proud Celtic king, Fallon has always lived in the shadow of her older sister Sorcha’s legendary reputation as a warrior. 300 more words

Young Adult

Author Interview with Kate Hill - PLUS - Fangs and Fists 1: Bolt

Today’s guest is Kate Hill, with her new release and a fun interview…

Please tell us a little about yourself, where are you from? Where do you live now? 1,105 more words

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Myths of the gladiators: Through Eternity tours sets the record straight

When I lived in Rome the first time, from 2001-03, I worked as a freelance travel writer and once gave myself an assignment that just wrote itself: gladiator school. 1,346 more words

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