Persephone, Demeter, and Hades
Themes in Persephone, Demeter, and Hades
Little Words, Big Ideas
Man and the Natural World
At its heart, the Persephone's story is meant to explain the turning of the seasons. When the goddess of spring, Persephone, makes her yearly descent into the world of the dead, her mother, Demete...
Pretty much every human being ever born has spent some time worrying about how death. We ponder how it's going to happen, what the larger meaning of it is, and where (if anywhere) we're going to a...