Cupid and Psyche
Symbolism, Imagery & Allegory in Cupid and Psyche
Sometimes, there’s more to a myth than meets the eye
Love's poster boy is totes popular. Cupid's arrow is one of the most widely recognized symbols there is. He and his arrows dominate Valentine's Day, and we all know that when Cupid strikes with his...
Psyche as the Human Soul
The whole tale of "Cupid and Psyche" can be seen as an allegory, or symbolic story, for the struggle of the human soul to reach eternal bliss. Hear us out – it's a pretty simple equation: OK, so...