So I woke up really thirsty and reached over to take a drink of water. Searching in the dark, I found a glass and took a giant glug a lug, then started to sputter. Turns out I grabbed the wrong glass which was full of straight root-beer flavored vodka. Nice start to my day at 5:30 am.
Forest Fire by Piero di Cosimo, c.1500
St. Bartholomew elegantly wears his flayed skin as a stole thrown around his shoulder, c. 1480
Cupid the Honey Thief, 1514 by Albrecht Dürer
According to the fable told by the Greek poet Theocritus, in his Idylls, Venus laughs and says: ‘Are you not just like the bee - so little yet able to inflict such painful wounds?’
office upgrade, temporary but I’ll take what I can get when I can get it
Thanks, if only I could have more time in my day to spend on reading and art that would be a dream :)
Be strong and be brave.
The Turkish Bath by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, 1862
Summer’s fading out :(