Monthly Archives: February 2017

Villa of the Papyri

In 79AD when Vesuvius erupted, the pyroclastic surges which covered Herculaneum in metres of solid rock made the area extremely difficult to excavate, but also preserved a wide range of organic materials (plant based objects) which helps historians and archaeologists … Continue reading

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Big Picture

Over the past few days, I’ve been noticing that I’ve been thinking a lot more about the big picture of life. For me this means I’m thinking about the impact of things, the motivations I have for my actions, the … Continue reading

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Relationships

I’m just going to use the close proximity of Valentine’s Day as an excuse for why I’ve been thinking about relationships. As per most weeks, this post is related to a whole lot of different events in my life that … Continue reading

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Stories of Life, Part 1

I was reading a book recently and there was this one phrase which stuck out “The shoes always tell the story” — Salt to the Sea, Ruta Sepetys It was said by this character who, because of his experience with shoes, could … Continue reading

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Beginnings

Most things in life occur in cycles. Something ends and then something else can begin. This week has been part of the beginning phase of my life. It is part of a bigger phase in my life, but right now, I’m just … Continue reading

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