Iris barely got a chance to sit down during the Trojan War. Check out Homer's epic account if you don't believe us.
Hesiod gives you the low down on the birth of Iris and her sisters, the Harpies, in this ancient epic poem.
In this tragedy, the rainbow goddess is totally freaked out when Heracles goes crazy and kills his kids.
Iris runs into some foul-mouthed fowl in this ancient comedy.
Iris saves her sisters, the Harpies, from the flying Boread brothers in this ancient poem, which tells the story of the quest for the Golden Fleece.
The rainbow goddess shines again in this other version of the Quest for the Golden Fleece by the author often recognized for having the most ridiculous name ever.
In this epic Roman poem, the gods have Iris hard at work, delivering messages all through Aeneas's quest for Italy.
Hera sends Iris to get the help of Hypnos, the drowsy god of sleep, in this epic collection of poems.
Iris makes an appearance on stage in a play within a play in this Shakespeare masterpiece.
Iris helps Percy Jackson and starts her own organic food store in this (clearly awesome) novel for young adults.