Arch #writephoto

Arch   For centuries the great abbaye had stood, in its majesty and glory, in the peaceful landscape. It was then a centre of faith and science, where wise men worked, and kept the flame of civilisation burning. They were frugal, up in the frosty mornings before dawn, ploughing the fields and teaching the children; … Continue reading Arch #writephoto

#BlogMeMaybe: May 31 – May I tell you something about someone else?

Constantine  For the last post in this series, I want to share with you a few facts about a remarkable man, and a historical being who has haunted me since my youth. He was the son of an officer in the praetorian guard of emperor Aurelian, and of a mother named, inevitably, in my mind, … Continue reading #BlogMeMaybe: May 31 – May I tell you something about someone else?