General · History · Question · Rome

Submission: Mary Beard

From Helena Hello Marius, Hmm Where to start? Forgive me if I seem a bit shy….but I-I feel I must take this opportunity to speak with you… However frightening yet exhilarating it is to me. Since discovering your internet home I have started several times to write to you only to delete what I have… Continue reading Submission: Mary Beard

Art · History · Latin · Musings · Question

Submission: Art and Art History

Kat: With your recent return, I thought I’d take it upon myself and get the ball rolling (I won’t just be part of the party, I shall begin it). I will apologize in advance for my inquisitive nature. First let me begin that I am not just some history, art, and Latin geek. I have… Continue reading Submission: Art and Art History

Armand/Amadeo · History · Past · Venice

Submitted: Random question from a health freak

After reading Armand’s book and really thinking about the time line in which it took place, I started wondering how you managed to keep all your kids healthy and… well just not sick? That time period did run close with the black death didn’t it? I may be wrong and have my dates mixed up,… Continue reading Submitted: Random question from a health freak