little red flying foxes by rick angel
Elephant Incense Burner
India, Mughal, 17th century
Originally posted on Checkerboards of The Gods:
Los Desastres de la Guerra is a set of 80 aquatint prints created by Francisco Goya in the 1810s. Plate 9: No quieren. (They do not want to. ) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
If wishing made something so, if desire by itself granted its object, then no hope, no desire, no wish, no prayer to a deity would ever go unfulfilled, and words for…
Sultanate of Mysore : ಹೈದರ್ ಅಲಿ . हैदर अली . Hyder Ali, steel engraving from the 1790’s (with modern hand coloring), Eastern India.
APOPHYLLITE (Calcium-Potassium Silicate) crystals from Jalgaon, India. Cluster of perfect, clear apophyllite crystals measuring up to 1 centimeter in length.
Shob Charitro Kalponik (2009)
G’day. I’ve been posting more than I have last week, and so here and on two other sites, I’ll post once each to finish off the week. I’ve been testing my limits, and it’s proven informative and useful. Given time, or rather, making time, I’ve seen that I can post fairly often in a week without being P.Z. Myers or the blogging staff of the Skepchick sister sites.
This is cool, but I’ll have to fit…
Two for an old friend, now long since gone, taken by cancer. These are 5/7/5 syllable haiku.
Longtime gaming pal
Geraldine’s, Sebastian’s dad
Catch him if you can.
Ah, poor kitty. Gronk, me fix.
Was Shang-Ti’s player.