Talk is Cheap, Writing is Hard

This week I've got some writing to do, and with any luck a big announcement regarding Argo Navis Publishing. But right now the main thing I am concentrating on is the writing. I got very little done last week. Well, very little physical writing, but as I mentioned in a recent post I was working …

Alcaeus of Lesbos and War Imagery

My favorite Greek poems by Alcaeus of Lesbos, which I bring you forthwith: The great hall is aglare with bronze armament and the whole inside made fit for war with helms glittering and hung high, crested over with white horse- manes that nod and wave and make splendid the heads of men who wear them.  …