Category Archives: John William Waterhouse

The Annunciation In Three Movements

The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming to her, he said, … Continue reading

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The New Noblewoman: An Authentic Feminine Mystique For This Generation

If you’ve increasingly felt distanced from the superficial, politicized, less than intelligent propaganda that currently passes itself off as “literature and media for women” then welcome to a breath of fresh air, a place where the unique inner life of … Continue reading

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Beauty Break: A Poetic Interlude

  A thing of beauty is a joy for ever; Its loveliness increases; it will never Pass into nothingness; but will still keep A bower quiet for us, and a sleep Full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing, … Continue reading

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