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Niphades

Ὣς τώ γε προβοῶντε μάχην ὄτρυνον Ἀχαιῶν.
τῶν δ’, ὥς τε νιφάδες χιόνος πίπτωσι θαμειαὶ
ἤματι χειμερίῳ, ὅτε τ’ ὤρετο μητίετα Ζεὺς
νιφέμεν, ἀνθρώποισι πιφαυσκόμενος τὰ ἃ κῆλα·

Book Review: An Odyssey: A Father, a Son and an Epic

While mothers are a child’s “safe space,” fathers — contrary to their current oafish pop culture stereotype ala Homer Simpson — are all too often familial labyrinths.   96 more words

Books

resilience

Rummaging around in the library that day I happened upon this by a favorite former professor, Jody Maxmin (I didn’t know she was also a poet): 136 more words

Signs

The Introduction to the Philosophy of BMX Racing

This is an introduction and will contain a brief outline considering BMX and the original Olympics, not the current Olympics but by the end, you will hopefully be able to impart some wisdom from Homer (not Simpson) on your friends. 2,123 more words

BMX

Demogorghomer T-shirt

“Demogorghomer” Stranger things and simpsons! Homer Simpson become the demorgon

Apparel, cases and skins, home decoration, wall art and much more on sale on:

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Nerd And Geek

Prophecy Fulfilled

The Hebrew Scriptures presented a great on-going prophetic picture of the coming Messiah with over 456 messianic references.  But all that Israel really hoped for was national restoration and renewal of its glory.  348 more words

Riffing with Cavafy

“It does not bother me if outside
winter spreads fog, clouds, and cold.
Spring is within me, true joy.”
          -CP Cavafy

Last week I got to teach. 854 more words

Education