Archive for June, 2010

Bird with Moustache

June 28, 2010

Just kind of messing around with things right now.  Completely dazzled by a three dollar tube of magenta.

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More Ogre, Less Punk Rock

June 23, 2010

*sigh*

It must be that time of year again.  I have broke out my charcoal pencils, a copy of Burne Hogarth’s Dynamic Anatomy and am trying to recreate everything I like from the Gupta empire.  The only thing left to do is buy some bigger paper and let the mediocrity pour out.

Difficult Conversation

June 12, 2010

I am sure there is an awesome Greek or Latin word for difficult conversation, although I have no idea what it is.

Before anyone throws out a nice German word, I would just like to say, and it could totally be the romantic in me, but I feel German words tend to more describe a feeling or idea, where as classical words tends to create feelings inside of you.

That is to say, German makes me think, “Oh, yeah that is totally how I feel.” where as say, a good Greek term has me thinking, “why I am so shallow?”

None Were Breathing

June 10, 2010

The little bags of fluid were attached to the heavens.

Fun With Diplodocus

June 7, 2010

I guess you’ve got diploos and dokos, but mostly, anytime is a good time for dinosaurs.

Storge!

June 3, 2010

Part two of the Important Greek Words That I Know series

No, I am not really happy with this spelling of storge.  I checked the OED and of the five examples four were spelling variants.  My Webster’s at home didn’t even have an entry.  How can you have eros and not storge?  Come on Webster, get it together man.  This is one of the most life effecting forms of love and you can’t even spare a column inch or two.

Sad.

Eros!

June 2, 2010

Part one of the Important Greek Words That I Know series

For those of you keeping score, I completely think the traditional “bottoms out” hug is ideal for depicting love of all kinds.