lfk. university of kansas. art history major, religious studies and journalism minors. disney obsessed. feminist killjoy. writer and poet. classicist. casual historian. amateur archaeologist. book collector and literature enthusiast. adventurer and explorer.
facilis descensus averno;
noctes atque dies patet atri ianua ditis
things the Hades and Persephone myth is about:
life and death, balance between them, light and darkness, the origin of the seasons, the cycle of the seasons, marriage in ancient greece, metaphors for marriage and weddings, the passage from child to woman, the different stages in the life of a woman, /persephone/....
things that tumblr focuses on:
buT haDES RapED PerSEPhonE!11!! tEH myTH is LITERallY CAlled 'the RApe of PErsephonY'
"It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one eye, and my thumb blotted out the planet Earth. I didn’t feel like a giant. I felt very, very small" - Neil Armstrong