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No. 1124

Ode to Hypnos. By CpSingleton © 2015

Last night Hypnos took pity.

He laid a poppy on my chest,

Spoke the words: “take thy rest,” 33 more words


Book Review: Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods by Rick Riordan

TITLE: Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods (originally Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods)
AUTHOR: Rick Riordan
PUBLISHER: Puffin Books (branch of Penguin)
YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2014… 329 more words


The Bread of Life


Now the house of Israel called its name manna. It was like coriander seed, white, and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey. 475 more words

Ladies and Gentlemen: The Mighty Dragon of Uragudrar* is no more

There is something feeble and a little contemptible about a man who cannot face the perils of life without the help of comfortable myths. 88 more words


THE MUSES – greekmythcomix strip

This is an original hand-drawn comic strip by greekmythcomix artist LEJ. It has been scanned in Photoshop, and depicts the ancient Greek Muses, goddesses of art and culture, in dress inspired by Greek red and black figure pottery. 16 more words

Greek Myth Comix

July books: Madeline Miller - The Song of Achilles

This review includes spoilers as I assume most people know the tale of the siege of Troy

I have always been interested in the story of the siege of Troy and this is an excellent retelling focusing on the relationship between Achilles and Patroclus. 88 more words


The Amber Fury by Natalie Haynes

A gripping book centred around the grief of a young woman and the relationships she develops with a group of young people at a Pupil Referral Unit. 61 more words