30.01.2020

This glorious artwork was painted in 1896 by the French artist Jean-Léon Gérôme and is entitled – in full – Truth coming from the well armed with her whip to chastise mankind. It was one of a series of four paintings by the artist that personify Truth as a woman. In each painting Truth had…

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30.01.2020

Poetry Friday is back darklings, magic words as balm for our weary worlds. I came across this poem yesterday as I dove down Truth’s well and it speaks very deeply to me. Words as best medicine and kindness as magic. This poem is by Andrea Gibson from her collection entitled The Madness Vase. The nutritionist…

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28.01.2020

Righto darklings, gird thy loins if yesterday has not already assumed the position for you. There is confusion and trickery afoot, with a dose of woozy surrealism and a batshit chaser. Welcome to the complicated choreography between Venus and Neptune in Pisces squaring Uncle Mars stinging for some action. We are boobs deep in it…

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