Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Hephaestus/Vulcan

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Going off of last weeks mythology lesson, today I'll be talking to y'all about Aphrodite's husband, Hephaestus. I hope y'all enjoy! Hephaestus: The Greek Hephaestus was born to Zeus and Hera, King and Queen of the Olympian Gods. Despite his noble birth, he was immediately cast from Olympus the moment [...]

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Quick Break

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Unfortunately, college is killing me right now so I will be unable to post today and this Thursday but, don't worry, I'll be back with more blogging fun next Tuesday so please stay tuned for that. I'll miss y'all but I will have some more cool Mythology stuff for y'all [...]

If You Like This, Then You Should Try This…Book and Anime Style 2.0

Hello all and happy Thursday! I hope y'all had a Happy Halloween yesterday (or a couple of days ago for some of y'all in different parts of the world). Since the last recommendation post I did combining books and anime helped a lot of folks discover new shows that they didn't know about, I thought [...]

Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Aphrodite/Venus

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Welcome back to another mythology lesson, today we will be exploring the mother of last week's God (Eros/Cupid), Aphrodite or Venus as depicted in Botticelli's The Birth of Venus (the above photo). I hope you enjoy and, without further adieu, let's dive in! Aphrodite: The Greek Aphrodite was born from, [...]

On the Importance of Literature- A Conversation

Hello all and happy Thursday! Last week, in my British Literature class, my professor had us read Sir Philip Sidney's An Apology for Poetry. This sent us (us being a whole bunch of Literature majors) into the super long discussion of why literature is important. As an English Lit major, I (and many of my [...]

Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Eros/Cupid

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Welcome back to another Mythology lesson, this time we're diving into a steamier direction than last Tuesday's post. Today we'll be exploring Eros, or as he is better known in the world, Cupid! I hope you enjoy! Eros: The Greek Eros, though there is much debate on his origins, was [...]

If You Like This, Then You Should Try This…Book & Anime Style

Hello all and happy Thursday! Those of you who've been following this blog for a while probably already know that I am obsessed with anime. If anime was a major at my school, I'd be double majoring in English Lit and anime, that's how much I love it. So, for today's post, I thought I'd [...]