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Nikos Kazantzakis

Man cannot sprout wings unless he has first reached the brink of the abyss! — ― Nikos Kazantzakis, The Last Temptation of Christ. (Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition March 1, 1998) Originally published 1952.

Excerpt

Horta (Χόρτα)

There are some things which are simply, quintessentially, Greek.  Your mother insisting that you not leave the house with wet hair, to avoid pneumonia, is one.  1,561 more words

Greek Food

Workshop Discussed Importance of the Greek Language

Three Greek language organizations hosted an informative Greek language workshop on Saturday evening, April 8th in the conference room of the Jay Suites, 6th floor, at 575 7th Avenue, New York City. 450 more words

Culture

Sappho

The glow and beauty of the stars
are nothing near the splendid moon
when in her roundness she burns silver
about the world.

— Sappho, “133, FULL MOON,” … 12 more words

Poetry

April 16 @ I Corinthians 15-16

I Corinthians 15-16 (NLT)

Discover His heart: He promises a resurrected body for all who believe in Him

Over the past few years, the resurgence of vampires, zombies, occult books and movies has captivated the world, each giving a false depiction of the resurrected body. 542 more words

Daily Devotions

Dying Easter Eggs The Natural Way 

Happy happy Thursday. We are just days away from one of my favorite celebrations. Well first, it’s my birthday on Saturday. I’m turning 21… hahaha joking! 283 more words

News Updates

Weather, culture, a new kitchen and more

March has come and gone and while there have been no exciting trips away, there has been much of interest to do both in the house and out.   1,332 more words

Crete