An online article showcasing the Villa Chiragan’s Hercules reliefs.
Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472–1553) Herakles bei Omphale; Courtesy of Wikipedia. The idea of Hercules looking like anything but a … More
Somewhat late to the Steven Saylor Roma (2007) bandwagon, I now can’t get the story of Cacus and Hercules out … More
Echidna gave birth to a generation of frightening monsters.
Built from scrap left behind by defeated Syrian troops, the Colossus (of Rhodes) fell to a third century earthquake. Some centuries later…
Zeus punished most of the Titans for fighting against him in the Titanomachy, but Prometheus had not, so Zeus spared him. He … More