Paradise Lost Reflection

I’m really thankful for synchronous class sessions! It helped me understand Paradise Lost better, since I lack a vast religious background. The idea of Satan as a more likable/”sympathetic” figure is one that interested me a bit. Like, I’ve known that Satanism is a thing, but I’ve never stopped to question how it became a… Read more Paradise Lost Reflection

Sing O Heavenly Muse

Forgot to post this yesterday, oops. Question 1: What’s with all these heavenly muses? Some of the greatest classical epics such as the Odyssey and Iliad invoke some kind of muse, and Milton does that in the first few lines of Paradise Lost. The muses from Greek mythology were supposed to represent and be sources… Read more Sing O Heavenly Muse