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A Belated Lighter Side

I was slated to blog about this about the time of Beltane…and then as you all know the unexpected…and recently I was reminded of my nerd side again as I muddle through this but improving so bright side point one I guess. 655 more words

Of God Arguments that Don't Hold

Imagine a world where only one human lives, with trees and vast landscapes but no other creatures and certainly not fellow humans. One day this lone human after ages of wondering if others like him exist(ed), he stumbles upon a big book whose pages are blank.

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SE40 Week 3 - The Gods Must Be Crazy (with lust)

In Week Three we discovered that the planet Jupiter has several moons named after people that the god Jupiter had sex with, including the moon Ganymede which is named after a teenage boy. 899 more words

And God Spoke…Quit Smoking!


“Fair enough. I have known you since you were a baby. You used to visit me and we’d talk…then, you grew up and you didn’t have time for me anymore. 694 more words


Zeus' Fallen Temple

The Temple of Zeus at Olympia was once a colossus of stone. Immovable. For the ages. Built around 460 BC, it stood for eight and a half centuries and sheltered one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient world – a statue of Zeus thirteen metres tall made of ivory and gold. 405 more words


The Birth of Hermes

I know I should get to the rest of the Theban cycle, but I haven’t had time to research it yet.  (Outside of the contents of Sophocles’ … 2,433 more words

Greek Mythology