saturnalia

Io Saturnalia!

Io Saturnalia! Happy Saturnalia to all. Here is a repost of my Saturnalia story with some added photos of mosaics. “But you, Saturn, cast off your fetters and come near. You, too, December, tipsy from so much wine, and laughing Good Cheer and wanton Joviality, come and be present.”[1] In the cold dark days around the winter solstice, when …

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Io Saturnalia

“But you, Saturn, cast off your fetters and come near. You, too, December, tipsy from so much wine, and laughing Good Cheer and wanton Joviality, come and be present.”[1] In the cold dark days around the winter solstice, when the sun stops traveling away from us and begins its return, we have always chosen to …

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