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Homer and Hollywood

I was surfing the web curious as to how many variations of Homer’s Iliad been made into a movie. What I found was surprising. A total of four movies; correction, three, one was a television series. Dickens’ Great Expectations, on the other hand, had seven movies and three television series created. I won’t even attempt…

Love versus Lust

‘All you need is love’, so write John Lennon and Paul McCartney and its true. The basis of every human need is love. If you look at Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, love falls in the middle and includes love from your friends, family and sexual intimacy. A sense of belonging, being needed and nurtured is…

Phaedra – Poor Little Princess

A little background about Phaedra and her family: She came from a powerful, royal family. Her father was King Minos once ruler of Krete. It was the king’s name Sir Arthur Evans (British archaeologist who discovered the palace of Knossos) had given to the pre-Greek civilisation on the island—the Minoans. There is evidence to suggest…

Doubly Blessed, 5 Star Reviews

Do you ever stop and think about all the work you do is starting to pay off? It has been a slow and gradual growth. Though nothing happens unless you work hard and long hours. Don’t get me wrong, there is still a long, and I mean long way to go just yet before I…