really amazing work by young Maldivian artist

really amazing work by young Maldivian artist

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Sci Friday: THE LAST UNICORN

awesome childhood fantasy 🙂

last unicorn movie

~post by Marie

Once upon a time, there was a little girl who read lots of books.  Many of the books she read were about wonderful far-off lands, with mystical creatures like dragons and fairies and griffins.  In one of these books, she learned about a fascinating, beautiful creature, and quickly became enraptured.  This creature was more majestic, magical, and amazing than all the others.  This creature was a unicorn.

That little girl was me.

last unicornI still read lots of books about all those fantastical things, and in particular about unicorns when I can get my hands on them.  Somehow, though, one of the quintessential unicorns of my childhood slipped through my book-grubbing fingers and I didn’t encounter her in literary form until I was much older.  I’m speaking, of course, of The Last Unicorn, which I knew and loved first in its form as an animated movie that…

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Sands of Time

Sands of Time

“We can never turn back the pages of time, though we may wish to relive a happy moment, or say good-bye just one last time, we never can, because the sands of time continue to fall, and we can’t turn the hourglass over.”

~Anonymous