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My Thoughts On The Iliad

I have completed the first of four books in my journey of ancient Greek literature.  I must say, I’ve enjoyed Homer’s The Iliad much more than I thought I would.  It’s no secret that I don’t enjoy poetry very much, but I was very surprised to see The Iliad didn’t read like a poem. The […]

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Teaser Tuesday – Iliad #2

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too […]

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Teaser Tuesday – The Iliad

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too […]

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Now Reading The Iliad

I have a confession to make.  I wasn’t able to complete my reading of Charles Dickens’s David Copperfield.  Between home improvement projects I’ve been working on, I got a bit away from it, and when I went back to it, I simply wasn’t feeling it.  I’ve decided to put it down for a bit and […]

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