“Starting the Journal Anew” Day

“As a teenager, I kept a diary for six or seven years–full of the angst or exams and the trials of never having a date–that I wrote in frequently, if not daily. During the dormitory years at college, my diary... Read More

22/03/2004

The Legacy of Genghis Khan (Not Shown)

This Chinese handscroll celebrates the nomad’s indispensable relationship with horses, and hints as well at the kinds of landscapes that would be depicted in Ilkanid manuscripts. The scroll’s right side (not shown) dates to the Jin dynasty (11150-12340). By an... Read More

22/03/2004

eBay Item #3710507099

VERY OLD HANDWRITTEN FRENCH DIARY This very old handwritten French diary has 24 pages and 12 of them have writing on them counting both sides of the page. It is 6″ x 9″ and is written on hand made paper.... Read More

22/03/2004

Places To Write

“If you are a writer don’t even think about this place. They even have a sign at the front door that says, “Please…for your own safety, and the safety of those around you…NO POETRY”. I hear-tell that they will even... Read More

22/03/2004

Fate

“Utilizing the now famous Fate bumblebee vibrating wing effect, the Fate Torpedo flies in defiance of contemporary science’s understanding of aerodynamics. Powered by superheated steam from the patented Fate flash boiler, the Fate Aerial Torpedo is capable of flight speeds... Read More

22/03/2004