War and remembrance and The Odyssey — repost

I think a good argument could be made for The Odyssey being the most influential work in western literature. The story of Odysseus’ return home from the Trojan War is certainly one of my favourite works. I’m posting this to recommend this link: Back From War, but Not Really Home I had never thought of […]

Lost in The Shallows

“According to an extensive 2009 study conducted by Ball State University’s Center for Media Design, most Americans, no matter what their age, spend at least eight and a half hours a day looking at a television, a computer monitor, or the screen of their mobile phone. Frequently, they use two or even three of the […]

War and remembrance and The Odyssey

I think a good argument could be made for The Odyssey being the most influential work in western literature. The story of Odysseus’ return home from the Trojan War is certainly one of my favourite works. I’m posting this to recommend this link: Back From War, but Not Really Home I had never thought of […]