WELCOME

Welcome to the Blog of Don Dedrick.com, a web page about The Epiphany of Marcus Apronius, my novel of Ancient Rome and Early Christianity. This blog will cover various aspects of the novel, clarifications or supplementations of historical facts and events, and other miscellaneous comments from time to time. Please feel free to add your comments to the discourse. Enter . . . .
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THOUGHTS ON THE FIRST CENTURY

 

The First Century in which Marcus Apronius, the protagonist of this novel, was born and lived was in my estimation, one of the greatest centuries of all time and was filled with both joyous and tragic events. Most notable and magnificent of all the joyous events of course was the living Jesus Christ among men;  his . . . .
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THE GETTY VILLA

OUTER PERISTYLE

I don’t know how many of you readers have had the experience of visiting The Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades, California but if you are among those who haven’t, I highly recommend it if you live in or are planning a visit to California.

The Getty Villa often adds the name Malibu after its name . . . .
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