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Hench-Sized Comic Book Reviews - 5/27/17

It’s not often that I like to toot my own horn about these comic book reviews. I’m nobody special. Just a comic book fan who likes to read comics and share my thoughts and opinions each week. 2,510 more words

Marvel

The (Pre)Script

May 26, 2017.
Friday.

When I start typing, I can hear my own voice.
I’m caught in a cyclone of opposing winds. Enthusiasm pushes me ahead, apprehensiveness pulls me back and I’m left spinning. 162 more words

Cyclone

come party with me

I have been working on these two mosaics for the new public bathrooms at Coronado Spreckels Park for over a year. Now, all of a sudden, I find myself in a frantic race to get them installed and all spruced up just in time for the first concert in the park of the season. 144 more words

Art

4.B.5. Dionysus Mosaic, Corinth

A floor mosaic from a Roman villa decorated with the head of Dionysus, the greek god of wine framed by ornaments. It comes from a Roman villa and dates back to the late 2nd century.

4.B.4. Countryside Mosaic, Corinth

Tessalleted (having this checkered appearance) mosaic representing a countryside scene which was part of a larger floor from a Roman villa. Possibly from a rich merchant’s home or a politician’s villa.

Fishbourne Palace: Roman Mosaics & Matrices

Since ceasing to live in the UK in 1987, I have returned many times for visits. On one occasion in 1997, I visited the amazing Roman remains at… 368 more words

United Kingdom