Tag Archives: goddess

The goddess and the sexbot

I have a copper figurine that I bought nineteen years ago in Athens. I paid more for it than I realised at the time, but it’s worth far more to me than I paid. While it does have a certain … Continue reading

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Forged with a mercurial temper

List carefully, and beware, my blade is forged with a mercurial temper Hither have I flown on quick silver wings with the sun blazing righteous behind me I speak with the voice of man – of mankind – with the … Continue reading

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Iphigenia, or: The Girl From Ipinama

Sententiae Antiquae, one of the blogs I follow, publishes translations of interesting passages from Ancient Greek and Latin. This month, he has had a series of posts on the topics of Helen and Iphigenia. #MythMonth: Agamemnon’s Daughter, in particular, looks … Continue reading

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fire opals falling – I fear no arrows

Aromance banish the sunset! aromance is in the ir- idescent twilight Aphrodite laughs why must the world suffer for her caprices? I fear no arrows wild and free my goddess is both hunter and chaste my evergreen heart worships sun … Continue reading

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a fragrance that awakens the soul

Death widow dressed in black her heart enshrouded she mourns the lives she will take o sweet catharsis! she celebrates by dancing on her lover’s grave let us bid adieu… take my hand – the world owes us one last … Continue reading

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soaking up the bitter lemon

Winter & Christmas a few syllables to mark end and beginning… Happy New Year all! sky black and star-bright woods thick with fine-traced shadows haunt the icy moon Christmas is coming… tell me, goose, why settle for orthodox pleasures? a … Continue reading

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Haiku Nookie 2014

In March 2014 I joined a community called Haiku Nook where many very talented poets share and discuss haiku. I want to make a record of the 200+ haiku I’ve so far shared mostly only in that community (from laziness … Continue reading

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