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A Fetus Like Stone: Divination in the Ancient World

Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Tess Dawson, author of The Horned Altar. The primal nature of ancient divination texts 3,200 years old often strikes a modern reader with distress. In our sanitized environment we see rare but normal events as gory. Revolted, we turn a blind eye. Ancient people could not look […]

The Myth and the Reality

One of the things I rarely see discussed is the fact that books—fiction and non-fiction—are products of the times in which they were written. Well, that’s not completely true. Literary criticism often discusses the milieu in which a book was written if the book is fairly recent. This is true even for books a few […]