This link's a little older, but a good one for today. From the link: "The fast for Ceres was established in 191 B.C. It was said that the Senate had consulted the Sibylline Books after a series of terrible prodigies and concluded that a fast for Ceres wou... The article is fairly light -- meant to appeal to folks who like interesting or odd things in passing -- but it's interesting to see that such mosaics existed in multiple cities, including Pompeii. A friend on Tumblr linked me to this a little while back. It was timely, given that there was also discussion over at Res Publica Romana forums about a moral dilemma involving two life boats, which included the question of whether staying in a boat that ... A bit late for the Religio, but interesting because of how Latin became modern Romance languages. A friend of mine passed this along, and I think this is a very interesting possibility! I thought this was an interesting article; fairly simple, but a nice overview. Thoughts? A thoughtful piece on the practice. I'm still finding my right way of doing this, but it does me good to see others writing on it. Do you cover your head when you pray? If so, what do you use? I was searching for something else entirely, but happened to stumble upon this new-ish looking group. Anyone have any experiece with them? Anyone affiliated?