Who could have spun such a tale as this?
Oedipus or Orpheus.
Poor Oedipus blinded himself
Saw his wife and mother die.
While willing Orpheus’s love… 46 more words
“God knows I never sought anything in you except yourself. I wanted simply you, nothing of yours.” – Heloise
Lately I have developed a growing interest in love stories…not passionate ones, it’s the dysfunctional, star-crossed loves stories that intrigue me; the centuries old tales that have been immortalized in sculptures and paintings, operas; yes, I am thinking of Heloise and Abelard, Francesca and Paolo, Tristan and Isolde. 828 more words
Juliet Rix and Juliet Snape
Frances Lincoln Children’s Books
The Greek myth wherein Theseus, the young Prince of Athens, enters the labyrinthine maze where waits the terrible Minotaur for his next young human feast, is retold for young readers and listeners in this beautifully illustrated picture book. 422 more words