Mythology Monday

Mythology Monday: Writing in Greek Mythology

Find out how Hermes first invented writing.

Mythology Monday: Asklepios

Today, I'm telling you the story of Asklepios and his staff, the symbol of medicine.

Mythology Monday: Work

The Greek Gods of Work: find out who watches over which kinds of tasks.

Mythology Monday: Gods of Healing

The most powerful god of healing is Apollon. But there are other deities who share his gift.

Mythology Monday: Iphis and Ianthe

Iphis and Ianthe is one of very few stories from the Graeco-Roman world addressing same sex love between women. Find out what it's all about!

Mythology Monday: The Ancient Origins of Easter

This article is an exploration of the ancient origins of Easter customs and the mythology surrounding them.

Mythology Monday: Divine Marriages

My #MythologyMonday thread on divine marriages in easy-to-read article form.

Mythology Monday: Sacred Plants of the Greek Gods

The sacred plants of the major Greek gods explained.

Mythology Monday: The 7 Wonders of the Ancient World

Originally a sight-seeing guide, ancient travellers listed the marvels they encountered on their trips. Meet the most popular sights of the ancient Mediterranean here!

Mythology Monday: Gods of Fire

This week's #MythologyMonday theme is fire and there are two major Greek gods associated with fire: Hestia, goddess of the hearth, and Hephaistos, god of smiths.