thisisthedeathofbeauty: ‘Go into the arts. I’m not kidding. The arts are not a way to make a living. They are a very human way of making life more bearable. Practicing an art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow, for heaven’s sake. Sing in the shower. Dance to the radio. Tell stories. Write a poem to a friend, even a lousy poem. Do it as well as you possible can. You...
A Medieval Crossword Puzzle
wtfarthistory: Pun intended! (Get it, “cross”-word puzzle?). Oliverus, De laudibus sanctae Crucis (Praises to the Holy Cross, Ms. 340, fol. 11v), Anchin Abbey, 1175, tempera, gold and silver leaf on parchment. Bibliothèque Municipale, Douai Read More