One of my favorite Kipling poems: The Gods of the Copybook Headings AS I PASS through my incarnations in every age and race, I make my proper prostrations to the Gods of the Market Place. Peering through reverent fingers I watch them flourish and fall, And the Gods of the Copybook Headings, I notice, outlast them all. We were living in trees when they met us. They showed us each in turn That Water would certainly wet us, as Fire would certainly burn: But we found them lacking in Uplift, Vision and Breadth of Mind, So we left them to Read more »
The first Whelan piece I remember as his work was the cover for The White Dragon. Always loved his attention to details, and the relative lack of people standing around looking cool. Did add one extra bit of Leia done by Gabriele Dell’Otto that Daddy Warpig dug up.