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.
The Myth Of Sisyphus And Lessons In Absurdity
By Van Bryan The legend of Sisyphus begins with a man who, if we are to believe Homer, was oneRead more.
The Realm of Poseidon: A Mythical Voyage Around the Aegean
By Peter Marshall, Contributing Writer, Ancient Origins “Poseidon the great god I begin to sing, he who moves the earthRead more.
Hades and the Kingdom of the Dead
By Nicole Saldarriaga There were many things an Ancient Greek could fear. After all, there were capricious and vengeful godsRead more.
Dionysus the Mild: Eater of Flesh
By Ben Potter As a figure of myth and superstition even in his own time, Dionysus could well have beenRead more.
In Search of Asherah: The Lost Hebrew Goddess
By Mary E. Naples, M.A. Did God have a wife? Was a female deity revered alongside the monotheistic Hebrew god,Read more.
The War For The Universe and the Rise of the Olympians
In order to properly understand the setting of this myth and to become familiar the birth of the Olympians ,Read more.
Hesiod’s Theogony: The Creation Of The World
The telling of the creation of existence and the rise of the gods is a tale that has survived throughRead more.
Prometheus The Creation of Man and a History of Enlightenment
The story of Prometheus, Epimetheus and Pandora is a popular myth of ancient Greece. It has been told and retoldRead more.