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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


The (Pre)Script

May 26, 2017.

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


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


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

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