Statue of Zeus

This week, I am going to write about another wonder in my book(Ancient Wonders of the World by Justin Pollard), the Statue of Zeus at Olympia. Arguably the greatest Greek sculptor of all time, Phidias, was the sculptor of this wonder. Phidias was born an Athenian and was widely recognized after making many statues in […]

The Roman Colosseum

Recently I have been reading “Wonders of the Ancient World” by Justin Pollard. So I thought I would write about the Roman Colosseum, or by its original name the Flavian Amphitheatre. Yes, it wasn’t until the 2nd century C.E. until it was known as the Colosseum(it was built and completed in the 1st century C.E.). […]

Great Galveston Hurricane Poem

In science, I had an assignment that we had to make  a creative work describing a natural disaster. I wrote a poem about the Great Galveston Hurricane in 1900, which devastated the city: Hurricane Galveston the Great   Wind filled with joy and despair a nice cooling ocean breeze to winds up to 140 mph […]