A Prayer. Orphic Hymn 77 to Mnemosyne (trans. Taylor) (Greek hymns C3rd B.C. to 2nd A.D.) : To Mnemosyne (Memory), Fumigation from Frankincense. "The consort I invoke of Zeus divine; source of the holy, sweetly speaking Mousai nine; free from the oblivion of the fallen mind, by whom the soul with intellect is joined. … Continue reading MNEMOSYNE – Goddess of Memory – Mother of the Muses!
Today is the 5th of May 2013 - we use the Gregorian calendar, but back in the Tudor age they still used the Julian method of counting the days, months and years; this put us (the UK) behind by eleven days, making all dealings with Europe rather confusing! So in 1752, they decided to adopt … Continue reading A Journey to St Giles.