From Roman Sarcophagi Comes The Gospel of Bacchus
Written by Barry Ferst, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Serving as a “billboard” for the faithful, images sculpted on Roman-era marbleRead more.
Flora, Goddess of Spring, and Her Festival Floralia
Written by Ed Whalen, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Many ancient civilizations had fertility goddesses that played a crucial role inRead more.
Ares: The Greek God of War
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom In the Ancient World, the most powerful forces that shaped human destinyRead more.
Morpheus: The God of Dreams
By Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Mythology often personifies aspects of nature and life, transferring these elements into gods.Read more.
The Greek Gods of the Countryside
Zeus, Hera, Poseidon, Athena… these are just a few of the names that Greek mythology lovers know, as they areRead more.
Aphrodite: The Original Honey Trap
There’s a thin line between love and hate, but there’s hardly a crack of daylight between Love and War. Aphrodite,Read more.
The Athenian Athena
By Ben Potter, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Anyone with an interest in the classical Greek world may well have beenRead more.
Titans of Greek Mythology
Okay, today we are talking about the Titans of Greek mythology. Now, of course there are a lot of sourcesRead more.
The All Seeing Greek but Overlooked God: Helios
By Alicia McDermott, Contributing writer, Ancient Origins An unpunished second-generation Titan of Greek myth, Helios was a deity who wasRead more.
The Rape of a Goddess
by Mary E. Naples, M.A. Who were Demeter and Persephone and why did their myth resonate so strongly with womenRead more.