Mushroom or Oak?

Saw an interesting poster the other day: which read: “When God wants to make a mushroom, He makes it overnight, but when He wants to make a giant oak, He takes a hundred years. Great souls are grown through struggles and storms and seasons of suffering. Be patient with the process” (© Pastor Rick Warren…

Damascan Swords

A Damascus sword is one of the finest examples of steel craftsmanship. Made from wootz steel, such work refers to swords made or sold in Damascus directly, or possibly may be a reference to the fabulous patterns created on the sword’s blade. The patterns on the sword look like Damask Silk. The patterned ribboning of…