The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos by Patrick Leigh Fermor – review Broken Roads, Mount Athos, Simonopetra Monastery, Travel Ttot, Athos Greece, Greece Travel, Dimitri Photography, Leigh Fermor, Iron Gates
Color in the Making.... in pictures (Credit: Black Dog Publishing Athelstan offering a book to St Cuthbert (9th-century illustration)
The Death Of The Patriarch: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez | Our task, then, is not so much to mourn him, but rather figure out how to best remember him. I wouldn’t presume to have an answer, but I do have a suggestion. We should read, write, love, and fight with an attitude that seeks out the marvelous in everything — with eyes that are willing to see the magic of reality.
Ironic Serif: A Brief History of Typographic Snark and the Failed Crusade for an…
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Edgar Allan Poe's stories of an aristocratic French detective, C. Auguste Dupin, served as a model for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Hol...
“For a transitory enchanted moment man must have held his breath in the presence of this continent, compelled into an aesthetic contemplation he neither understood nor desired, face to face for the last time in history with something commensurate to his capacity for wonder.” F. Scott Fitzgerald | in TGG