Blog Posts - Greek Mythology



Fun Facts Friday: Edith Hamilton

During her lifetime Ms. Hamilton was "recognized as the greatest woman Classicist."...
by Man of la Book - Book Reviews on Aug 12, 2016

From Titans Book Blast: Giveaway for a $50 Amazon Gift Card or PayPal Cash

Welcome to the Book Blast for...From Titans(Book #4 in the Descendant Prophecies Series)by Mary TingEveryone is searching for Mason.Zeus sent Hermes, and the Oracles have used their magic, with no success. A sparkle of hope arises when Eris, the godd...
by Susan Heim on Writing on May 26, 2016

Kick-Ass Style For Girls With Melijoe

Growing up in a Big Fat Greek family I grew up on tales of Greek mythology and fables. The post Kick-Ass Style For Girls With Melijoe appeared first on Mummys Got Style.
by Mummy's Got Style on May 11, 2016

Marvel’s Herculean Potential

As a writer and a comic book fan, there is a list of characters that I would love to write. You often find yourself reading stories about these characters wishing that this time the writers see the character in the same kind of light that you do. Mar...
by Black Ship Books on Dec 16, 2015

Greek Gods – Illustrations by Michał Bednarski

Greek Gods, a personal project by Polish illustrator Michał Bednarski. As a personal project, Polish freelance illustrator Michał Bednarski has created this series of artworks featuring iconic gods of the Greek mythology. Michał Bednarski works as...
by WE AND THE COLOR on Dec 4, 2015

Museum island part 2 (Berlin archaeology museums)

The archaeological museum of Berlin. One of the 5 museums of the Museum Island in Berlin.A child helps a drunk person to vomit.Pericles the great Athenean statesman who led Athens during  Golden age.A Persian soldierAnother Persian soldierAchill...

The Last First

Pluto used to be a planet. Humans, in our unfaltering confidence, have downgraded it to a sub-planet, a dwarf planet, as if we know how big a planet ought to be. Even so, the arrival of New Horizons at the … Continue reading →...

Immortals

Immortals (2011) (110 mins) Director – Tarsem Singh Starring – Henry Cavill, Freida Pinto, Mickey Rourke Premise – The ruthless king Hyperion is intent on gaining vengeance against the Gods by finding a destructively magical weapon, and Theseus...
by Sherlocking: The Big Screen on Jun 9, 2015

The most beautiful travel destinations in Greece

The most beautiful travel destinations in Greece include both capital Athens, which abounds in historical sights, but also famous Greek islands of Rhodes, Mykonos, Santorini and Crete.  Whether we think of the islands or the mainland region, Greece...
by We care about your travel on May 20, 2015

Editorial | Greek Mythology in Popular Culture

Several months ago, I wrote a blog post discussing the ubiquitous references to Norse mythology in modern day pop culture, but Scandinavian folklore certainly does not have the market cornered. The wise King Solomon once said, “There is nothing new...
by Therefore I Geek on Mar 2, 2015

Worth Checking Out - Apotheon

I stumbled across the trailer for Apotheon this morning and immediately went hunting for a pre-order. Alientrap's 2D platforming RPG is styled after the black figure era of Greecian pottery artwork and follows an acolyte solider as he must battle...
by Awesome Robo! on Feb 2, 2015

Pandora (New 52)

- Justice League Vol 2 #22Filed under: DC, Justice League, Superman, Wonder Woman...
by Comicnewbies on Dec 21, 2014

Superman Opens Pandora’s Box

- Justice League Vol 2 #22Filed under: DC, Justice League, Superman, Wonder Woman...
by Comicnewbies on Dec 21, 2014

The Heart of Christmas

What is the heart of Christmas?  Is it the children, helping the less fortunate or being with family?  Also, what is the significance of the baby Jesus in a manger that we observe in holiday plays and hear about in Christmas carols?  I...

The Mists of Time Book Tour: Giveaway for a $20 Amazon Gift Card and eBooks!

In anticipation of her newest book - Book Four of The Oracles: The Mists of Time, author Delia Colvin is offering a preview and a giveaway! It's the perfect time to get the rest of the previous books just before Book 4 is released,chec...
by Susan Heim on Writing on Oct 16, 2014

New Book from Dr. Ruth on Sex & Mythology

Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the diminutive octagenarian sexpert, has written a new book: Myths of Love: Echoes of Ancient Mythology in the Modern Romantic Imagination. Mainly known for her no-nonsense advice on sexual relations, this book marks a departure...
by Cara Mengobati Penyakit Kista on Sep 28, 2014

New Gods

The new gods are the old gods, apparently. Increasingly I feel myself to be in the old category, but I do glance at Wired once in a while in a vain attempt to recapture my decidedly low-tech youth. I was … Continue reading →...

Batman Learns Wonder Woman’s Origins

- Batman And Wonder Woman #30Filed under: Batman, DC, Wonder Woman...
by Comicnewbies on Jul 25, 2014

Thanksgiving Origins

Thanksgiving is a day of the bountiful food we take in, football, family, and giving thanks for all good that has come to us. A day to soil our royal oats.However, my lovers, this is a pagan holiday.I bet you're thinking of a day of an...
by Romantique Innocence on Nov 28, 2013

Born wearing Halloween costumes

This year instead of posting embarrassing pictures of pets in Halloween costumes as I have gleefully done for the last many years, I am doing something different. I am posting pictures of creatures who were born wearing Halloween costumes. BULL Bull...
by The Poodle (and dog) blog on Oct 30, 2013


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