Holy Homer

Poetry. The state of the art. The renown of the poets, especially of “the Poet”, the divine Homer.

Let Troy stay fallen

A prophetess called, Fall Troy, and Trojan Rome arise!. For one to rise, the other had to fall.

But Rome would only rule …

As long as the extensive sea rages between Troy and Rome, let them, exiles, reign happy in any…

The fatal image of the Guardian Maid

Troy was Holy IIios, the name sake of its founder. He secured his city with the Palladium …

Ilus, scion of Dardanus, had founded a new city
(Ilus was still rich, holding the wealth of Asia)
A sky-born image of armed Minerva (the…

The end at the beginning

The last of the Trojans must flee …

Now that it pleased the gods to crush the power of Asia
and Priam’s innocent people, now proud Troy has fallen -
Neptune’s city a total ruins smoking on the ground -
signs from the high…

Hector’s hidden end

Achilles was closing on him now … (Hector) started to tremble … left the gates behind and away he fled in fear … fleeing along the walls of Troy … on and on they race, passing the lookout point, passing…