Missals from Iram

Liturgical books from a lost city.
minoancorner:

Papyrus fresco. 17th century BC. Akrotiri, Thera.
Currently in the Museum of Prehistoric Thera, Santorini.
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minoancorner:

Papyrus fresco. 17th century BC. Akrotiri, Thera.

Currently in the Museum of Prehistoric Thera, Santorini.

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(via vellocetplus)

A Mooring

A lazy backwater, quiet and shady
In a tangled estuary of suburban streets –
Rush-hour rumblings filtering in
Through hilly twists and tree-lined turns
From a roaring thoroughfare,
Only so far away…

The Faroese dance (føroyskur dansur) performed at Ólavsøka, the the biggest summer festival in the Faroe Islands, in 2012.

stars, crisp between her teeth
moonlight, numbing her lips
she wanted to taste galaxies that night

*works on art*

*develops headache from working on art*

A few days ago, after uploading the Plisetskaya video, I encountered this. A performance of Ravel’s Boléro by the Bolshoi Ballet. An interesting take.