Faries

The Fairy Folk: The Story of Lilith and How She Gave Birth to the First Fairy (Story and Poems)

Pt. 1 The Story Birth of the Farries I am Lilith. The so-called mother of the night. Hear my tale and judge for yourself….. The beginning…. and the end of me. And The Creator opened his hands and the light … Continue reading The Fairy Folk: The Story of Lilith and How She Gave Birth to the First Fairy (Story and Poems)

A painting of a scene from the anonymous Pearl poem. The dreamer, a man clothed in red, stands opposite the Pearl-maiden, a woman clothed in white. Between them is a river, and they are surrounded on all sides by grass and trees.

Dreams, Visions, Philosophy: Dream Poetry in Medieval Europe

European history is rich, well-known, and well-celebrated. From the neo-Classical architecture, grandiose fashion and groundbreaking literature of the Renaissance period, to the powerful musical compositions and politically moved polemics of the 20th century; the various eras in European history have … Continue reading Dreams, Visions, Philosophy: Dream Poetry in Medieval Europe

A depiction of the Heian period through art

Anthropology: The Heian Period of Japan and Its Rich Cultural Significance

The Heian period, spanning from 794 to 1185, is a period Japanese history praised for its influence on the arts. The catalyst for this period would occur when Emperor Kanmu declared Heian, now known as the city of Kyoto, as the … Continue reading Anthropology: The Heian Period of Japan and Its Rich Cultural Significance