Monthly Archives: April 2015

New Morbid Terminology: Corpse Medicine

Morbid but very interesting. Redheaded man, coincidence? Rh negative type blood? Maybe? “Take the fresh, unspotted cadaver of a redheaded man (because in them the blood is thinner and the flesh hence more excellent) aged about twenty-four, who has been executed and died a violent death. Let the corpse lie one day and night in […]

Ankh: The Libation Dish

Originally posted on Seven Scorpions:
This year I will be doing The Pagan Blog Project. To kick it off I will start with an essay I wrote in college for one of my ‘Art of the Ancient Near East and Egypt’ Classes. Background info: This dish sits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and I decided it…