Jules-Alexandre Grün's "Friday at the French Artists' Salon" is such a pretty painting, largely due to the lovely Geneviève Lantelme, the gorgeous red-haired girl in the detail, being rightfully put at the center of attention.
1g of constant acceleration in spaceflight offers immense possibilities, from traversing the solar system in a matter of days with nuclear pulse propulsion to reaching far further destinations.
This post's featured image is "Valkyrien" by Peter Nicolai Arbo (1869).
Jules Joseph Lefèbvre's "Morning Glory" is so beautiful and sensual. The girl's pretty face, intense gaze, inviting pose, long hair, sheer dress, and pleasing body all make for a magnetically feminine vision.
When brainstorming alternate names for a smartphone, it occurs to me that "pad" or even "tablet" makes more sense than "phone". After all, which one of these lovely girls looks more like she's using a smartphone?
By the way, the girl writing a letter at her desk is none other than Mary Pickford.
Worldbuilding space settings is so much fun when I don't hold myself back from going for maximum romance and fantasy. Even better, the setting I made fits into my space opera universe!
This post's featured image is "The Morning Star" by John Simmons (1867).
Edmund Blair Leighton's "God Speed!" is a lovely vision of feminine beauty. The girl's fair features, her peaces and cream complexion, her soft and lush yellow dress, and her hair cascading down her back are all so gorgeous.
"The Royal Theatre Ballet School, Copenhagen" by Paul Gustave Fischer shows how lovely the art of dance is, and the sensual beauty of a group of young dancers in gorgeously feminine dresses.
I have begun work on a novel centering on a treasure hunt across the solar system in the 2020 of an alternate history with a near-future level of technology.
Read more at my blog: https://www.adamasnemesis.com/2020/07/18/beginning-the-adventure-of-writing-a-novel/
The image is "Distant Thoughts" by Fritz Zuber-Bühler (1822-96).
Children are born to dance, and respond very well to it. This unity of mind, body, and music is often overlooked, when we should instead put it at the center of how we educate our children and live our lives.
The image is "The Gower Family: The five youngest children of the 2nd Earl Gower" by George Romney (c. 1776-77).
Our lives, especially on the Internet, would be so much better if we focused our energies less upon arguing and consuming and more upon creating and producing.
The image is "An allegory of art" by Luis Ricardo Falero (1892).
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