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Ancient Religions, Cults and Personal Branding

I love ancient religions. They are strange, sexy and chaotic – gods competed with gods, priests with priests, and prophets with prophets. Because there were so many of them, each gods, priests and prophets had to have something special to attract their followers and earn their worships. 1,897 more words

World

Keep Your Greek (86)

Encouragement, Comments & Other Information:

Paradigms:
Write out or recite the Perfect, Middle/Passive, Indicative of λυω – to loose
(Memory Key: λυω, ἐλυον, λυομαι, ἐλυομην, λυσω, λυσομαι, ἐλυσα, ἐλυσαμην, λελυκα, (ἐ)λελυκειν, λελυμαι, (ἐ)λελυμην, ἐλυθην, λυθησομαι) 568 more words

Keep Your Greek (85)

Encouragement, Comments & Other Information:

Paradigms:
Write out or recite the Plu-Perfect, Active, Indicative of λυω – to loose
(Memory Key: λυω, ἐλυον, λυομαι, ἐλυομην, λυσω, λυσομαι, ἐλυσα, ἐλυσαμην, λελυκα, (ἐ)λελυκειν, λελυμαι, (ἐ)λελυμην, ἐλυθην, λυθησομαι) 641 more words

SISYPHUS, “SHEEPDOGGING” AND MY LUBEY THIGHS

Written after picking a scab and now I will bleed forever for a thousand moons until the oceans have dried up, the tectonic plates have cracked and man’s cities have crumbled to dust and alien life forms will come to our desiccated husk of a world and my scab will still be fucking bleeding. 915 more words

Life

Greek Mythology: The Chimera

“It won’t kill us to eat a vegetable every once in a while,” Mimi snapped.

“Yes,” Kai replied, “a little part of me would die screaming.” 2,118 more words

Ancient Greek

Keep Your Greek (84)

Encouragement, Comments & Other Information:

Paradigms:
Write out or recite the Perfect, Active, Indicative of λυω – to loose
(Memory Key: λυω, ἐλυον, λυομαι, ἐλυομην, λυσω, λυσομαι, ἐλυσα, ἐλυσαμην, λελυκα, (ἐ)λελυκειν, λελυμαι, (ἐ)λελυμην, ἐλυθην, λυθησομαι) 609 more words

Theologically Loaded Language

Translating ancient documents into modern languages carries with it more difficulties than most people realize. Pretty much anyone who has ever taken a foreign language class in high school understands that it can often be quite hard to find a word which corresponds exactly between two tongues. 2,077 more words

Philosophy