Imagining the dark days of Noah

"Noah Releasing the Dove" by Marc Chagall For those not familiar with the Old Testament, this painting is based on Genesis 8:6-12: "After forty days Noah opened a window he had made in the ark and sent out a raven, and it kept flying back and forth until the water had dried up from the earth. Then … Continue reading Imagining the dark days of Noah

Noah: The Eco Apocalypse

Searching for some Noah inspired art I came across these images of the Fall on Apparently they're connected to Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky. Here's the commentary: "A script Aronofsky was developing a couple years back, Noah is a story that the director describes as an eco-apocalypse - one that uses Biblical themes and … Continue reading Noah: The Eco Apocalypse

Earth Hour Reflections

In case anyone was wondering, no I wasn't blogging during Earth Hour last night. That last post was pre-written and pre-programmed to launch while I was otherwise occupied. What I was actually doing was having a relaxing chat with my wife and elder son by candlelight in our dining area after our younger son went … Continue reading Earth Hour Reflections