Sunday, July 22, 2012

Drugged on Aeaea


One of Odysseus' crewmen begins to feel the effects of Circe's potion.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

coontee or coorgee


It's either a bullock drawn harrow or drill plow.
-Century Dictionary & Encyclopedia, 1911 ed.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Koan Tarovnin


Writer of legendary lost worlds so fantastic 
the words were never taken seriously, 
though some persist in doing so.

(text: Retravarman)

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Friday, July 13, 2012

Adrasteia


Adrasteia and Ida fed Baby Zeus Amaltheian milk. 
They beat shields with swords when he cried 
to keep hungry Cronus from hearing.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

financier's muscle


He's not happy to see you. He really wasn't 
in the mood to get blood on his clothes.

Monday, July 09, 2012

denouement


In Act 4, the play's protagonist starts to question her sanity. 
That's when all of us in the audience are to put on our masks.

Sunday, July 08, 2012

Saturday, July 07, 2012

Seth

Neither brother to Cain and Abel, 
nor the Egyptian god of chaos, 
this is the Seth who claimed that you 
- yes, you
create your own reality.

Thursday, July 05, 2012

Silastic Armourfiend


Striteraxian race fond of fighting
- Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Wednesday, July 04, 2012

Sunday, July 01, 2012

Madripoor


Aerial view of the island nation of Madripoor.  
Who knew but for them what flew?