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Snakes, crocodiles, and cats — mummified! (Part 2)

In an earlier post, I described a project I’m doing in one of my creative writing classes in which we build mummies as part of an inspiration for a story. 120 more words


That time I touched a Monet painting

I’m hoping I won’t get arrested or snubbed by the art world for fessing up to this,  so I would like to stress before I get started that this was a TOTAL ACCIDENT and also occurred when I was 11. 654 more words


Halloween* Humbug

I’m not one of those who digs Halloween* night,
When the zombies and vampires and mummies will call.
Their grease-painted faces don’t give me a fright; 72 more words


Anthony Balch's Tales of the Bizarre (1970)

Anthony Balch’s Tales of the Bizarre (1970, aka Bizarre aka Secrets of Sex).

Balch also directed several short films collaboratively with William S. Burroughs. There’s… 20 more words

Snakes, crocodiles, and cats — mummified!

This fall, one of the classes I’m teaching for CWC is called “Picture Perfect,” a program in which the kids take inspiration from art history and write a series of pieces. 205 more words


Pumpkin Cheesecake Truffle Mummies (No Bake)

Halloween Decoration
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16 Easy But Awesome Homemade Halloween Decorations (With Photo Tutorials) DIY Halloween Decorations 16 Easy But Awesome Homemade Halloween Decorations (With Photo … 10 more words

Mummies, Crypts and Cake

I am all about finding a city’s hidden gems, where tourists are less likely to frequent. On one of my first days here in Dublin, I decided to seek out two such places that I heard about via a youtube video. 1,503 more words