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Day 943: The True Heart

The True Heart is the book chosen for my Classics Club spin on Monday. I’m reviewing it this week because I have Literary Wives on the same day. 518 more words

Books

With Rigid Arrow

Will the brash beat
of these drums
send shivering flames
to the gods?
Will forsaking my invisible
others bring them down on me
still at odds? 114 more words

Poetry

Modernizations of Cupid and Psyche

The myth of Cupid and Psyche is not one that is retold a lot anymore. Usually, when romance writers reach to the classics for inspiration they turn to the story of Hades and Persephone. 899 more words

Book Descriptions

Good Vs. Bad

There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. ‘Good pride’ represents our dignity and self-respect. ‘Bad pride’ is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.

General

A Guide to the Louvre: Amor and Psyche

“The point of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.” -Aristotle

‘Cupid and Psyche’ (1786-1793) by Antonio Canova: 647 more words

Lifestyle Blog

Portmeirion

My mother said,
“Bow three times, low,
if you see the new moon
through glass.
And be sure to turn
your purse over.”

We rarely went on holiday. 222 more words

Poetry