A Story to Remember the Next Time You Swing, and What My Recent Painting is About

According to one version of the myth, Dionysus was so angry about the murder of Icarius and the suicide of Erigone that he put a magical spell on Athens; all of the virgins went mad and hung themselves. The leaders went to the Oracle at Delphi and learned to stop the suicides, they needed to honor the memory of Erigone by finding the bodies of her and her father. 

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Mystical Journey into the Swamplands: August in New Orleans, Part I: Cajun Country

So we ate the BEST boudin and cracklins in Scott, LA, the boudin capital of the WORLD, which means that we can most certainly check that off our list and leave our boudin-eatin’ days behind us. We walked over to the oddly situated plaster statue of Mary positioned on a median and prayed for guidance, protection, and probiotics, rolled ourselves back into the truck, and continued East.

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