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Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes

Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes by Edith Hamilton was all I was hoping for. Hamilton has created a modern compendium of the Greek, Roman, and Norse myths that have formed the keystones of modern mythology. 156 more words

Fiction

Myths as Modern Stories

The myths of ancient Greece and Rome receive a modern-world twist in these books for readers in the older elementary and middle grade readers. Action, suspense, and humor will entice children to learn about the gods and goddesses of the past. 440 more words

Picture Books

Fantastic 13th - A Chronicle of Magical Creatures: Minotaur

Strong as a bull, tranquil as a forest, swift as a coursing river and mysterious as the dark side of the moon, this month’s creature feature is not Shang – it’s the Minotaur! 414 more words

Editor Joe

Sisyphus

Toiling, toiling, ever toiling,

Eyes down low, head unlifted.

Straining, straining, everyday straining,

Against a boulder that’s never shifted.

Sorrowing, sorrowing, daily sorrowing,

Dirt on hands turns muddy with tears. 154 more words

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Friday Fictioneers: Surprise!

PHOTO PROMPT – © Adam Ickes

‘Well, what do you think?’ he said.

She stamped a sandalled foot on the boards, ran a hand along the rail. 176 more words

25.7.16

The Most Original Thing Ever Painted

I saw an exhibit with artifacts from Pompeii I was slightly inspired by this bronze thing but colors are too nice so I didn’t do it monochrome. 13 more words

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