I saw her in a shady bar
And decided to go a step too far.
I invited her out into my car
Beneath the full white moon. 83 more words
There is a Byzantine didactic poem based on Greek medical treatises. Thankfully, it does not skip the good stuff.
The poem is from a collection of didactic verses attributed to… 88 more words
From Augustine’s City of God XVIII.17
“Varro adds to this by relating other things no less incredible about that most renowned witch Circe, who changed the companions of Ulysses into beasts, and about the Arcadians, who after drawing lots would swim across a certain pool and there be turned into wolves; they would then live with similar wild beasts in the deserts of that region. 309 more words