Death and the Maiden in Edgar Allan Poe’s Works

For day five of Gothic Romance Week, I have decided to take a look at the Death and the Maiden motif as used in Poe.   I did a video that spoke to this principal a few weeks ago.   In this post, I will be going a bit deeper into why Victorians were so…

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Aphrodite Beauty

Welcome back to White Rose of Avalon’s week-long tribute to the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite.   For day four of Aphrodisia Week, I have chosen to focus on Aphrodite as the ultimate Goddess of Beauty. Aphrodite is the iconic Goddess of Beauty, as well as of love.   This is something that is a common…

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