A common space for harmonic peacemakers
Let your imagination dream with the beauty of the Earth breathing the breeze coming of spring. Let your soul fly in search of peace. Let love in your heart. Let the hope to be your star. Let peace invades your life.
Latest Activity: Mar 22
- Maurice Béjart - Boléro De Ravel - (last part)
The Muses in myth, Function in society, Function in literature
Muse reading a scroll, perhaps Clio -
The Muses Clio, Euterpe, and Thalia, by Eustache Le Sueur
Melpomene and Polyhymnia, Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico
Gustave Moreau, Hesiod and the Muse (1891) - Musée d'Orsay, Paris
"Sing to me of the man, Muse, the man of twists and turns driven time and again off course, once he had plundered the hallowed heights of Troy."
O Muses, O high genius, aid me now! O memory that engraved the things I saw, Here shall your worth be manifest to all!
Muse, American marble statue, artist unknown (c. 1820) - Baltimore Museum of Art
Thalia, muse of comedy, holding a comic mask - detail of “Muses Sarcophagus”, the nine Muses and their attributes; marble, early second century AD, Via Ostiense - Louvre