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The Thrust of an Argument

Sometime in the sixteenth year of Xerxes great king (circa 468/7 BCE in our calendar), someone at Persepolis turned a tablet with Elamite writing on end and rolled his seal along it. 812 more words


The Gift of Time - as outlined by Alexander the Great

The Gift of Time

The last wishes of Alexander the Great………

On his death bed, Alexander summoned his army generals and told them his three ultimate wishes: 246 more words


Some talk of Alexander

This is a story of revenge, but also of what Alexander interprets as a divine mission. Translating this into one of the seven basic plots of any story would qualify for this to be read as a Quest, but also as Tragedy. 725 more words

Macedonia the Great

Macedonia has a lot of claims to fame. To begin with, Alexander the Great was Macedonian, and gets referred to as Alexander the Macedonian by locals. 628 more words

World Travels

The Fall of an Empire

Alexander the Great isn’t answering any of my calls or messages. It makes sense, after all, since I decided I couldn’t be the person he wanted me to be. 1,074 more words

Men From The Past

[Art] It's all Greek: A Story of Aegean Inspiration

Confessions of a Neo Neo-Classicist

Inspiration for art can come from anywhere, and art has been with humanity throughout our history; it’s no surprise, then, that many of us are inspired by the art of our predecessors. 478 more words


Listen Chapter 4

Tightness surrounded Philip’s being as he felt himself be taken from the dirt path. No Frog had ever made him so irritated; he felt like pulling a cadet commander and flipping a table. 1,712 more words