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Mid October Godfest Day 1

Boopaloo here. So I had a bunch of stones to splurge due to the absolute beauty of Z8 farming to stamina refreshing to coin dungeoning in addition to typical GungHo antics of the Spice of Life event’s spicy stones. 1,046 more words


Exekias, Achilles and Ajax.

Exekias, Achilles and Ajax.

Exekias was a master potter and painter. His painting career appears to have been short, from 546-530, but his influence on later potters was exceptional. 1,547 more words

Greek Art

Processing a Memory

As one event in life passes, another is anticipated. In a month or so I and my wife will be back in Zermatt, Switzerland for two weeks and naturally my mind is already starting to plan walks and recall past experiences. 1,026 more words


Pollux: Spittoon, TX Gets The Fireball #1, pt. 1


This particular text was bestowed upon me by the only person in history that everyone has met but no one remembers. He has done what he does since the dawn of time and will continue to do so until the end of time. 834 more words



Καὶ βίβασις δέ τι ἦν εἶδος Λακωνικῆς ὀρχήσεως, ἧς καὶ τὰ ἆθλα προυτίθετο οὐ τοῖς παισὶ μόνον ἀλλὰ καὶ ταῖς κόραις· ἔδει δ’ ἅλλεσθαι καὶ ψαύειν τοῖς ποσὶ πρὸς τὰς πυγάς, καὶ ἠριθμεῖτο τὰ πηδήματα, ὅθεν ἐπὶ μιᾶς ἦν ἐπίγραμμα

Pollux Arriving

I never thought a handheld sharpener would be able to create a point similar to those made by Carl crank-sharpeners. While current two-stage handheld sharpeners have a certain appeal, the points are usually so sharp that you can expect there to be a little breakage on first contact. 156 more words