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This Weeks Read: Tomorrow's Kingdom

This week we will finally discover the fate of our favorite characters from Maureen Fergus’s brilliant Gypsy King series in (what is unfortunately) the last installment of the series, … 153 more words

This Weeks Read

persephone is a poem


He was as thin as the blade he carried and as pale, as blind as things shiver beneath soil. He did not touch her or say her name. 207 more words


A 'Learning Experience'

It would be easy for me to dress this experience up in a series of erotic phrases to titillate the senses but I’ll save my Harlequin novel jargon for a more worthy event. 460 more words


Meet Persephone






Those four words can pretty much describe all of my relationships because metaphorically they died as gruesomely as a Dexter victim did literally, and more often than not I was the cause of the brutality though not always the ultimate killer. 140 more words


Greek Mythology: "Demeter, Goddess of the Harvest / Persephone, Queen of the Underworld".-

►Greek Mythology:

“Demeter, Goddess of the Harvest / Persephone, Queen of the Underworld”:


Demeter (Roman equivalent: Ceres) is often described as the greek goddess of the harvest, but she presided also over the sacred law, and the cycle of life and death. 718 more words


Noughts & Crosses review (a sequence) by Malorie Blackman

Two young people are forced to make a stand in this thought-provoking look at racism and prejudice in an alternate society.

Sephy is a Cross — a member of the dark-skinned ruling class. 384 more words


Are you feeling relatively accomplished today after the weekend? Maybe you completed a memo, maybe you marble-painted your nails, maybe you even had time this morning to pick up Starbucks for the boss… 58 more words