I Saw the Works of Michelangelo
If I live to be a hundred years old, I don't think I will ever get over seeing some of the more famous pieces of art by Michelangelo Buonarroti. My wife and I traveled to Ro...
Posted: March 15, 2016, 11:18 PM
When my wife and I toured Rome, of course we had to take pictures of ourselves standing in front of one of the most famous buildings in the world: the Colosseum. I had only a cursory...
Posted: March 20, 2016, 06:47 PM
Getting Inside the Mind of the Romans
I was so totally blown away by walking through the ruins of ancient Rome that a new desire was sparked to get to know these people. But besides looking at their art and seeing the ruins of...
Posted: March 31, 2016, 08:15 AM
Some Great Books on Ancient Rome
Great books on ancient Rome are legion (ha, pun intended). But while I was in Rome I picked up some great works that I had never seen before. Once I came back home, I ...
Posted: March 31, 2016, 03:03 PM