The UC Berkeley Riots: A Defining Moment that Punches You in the Face

Rage – Goddess, sing the rage of Peleus’ son Achilles, murderous, doomed, that cost the Achaeans countless losses, hurling down…

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5 Characters with Masculine Virtue

You are who you associate with. This is the reasoning behind my “20 men exercise” – namely that you should…

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After You Die, How Will Your Memory Be Sung?

This is the question that you should be asking yourself every day when you wake up. It can be an…

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A Famous Victory: Marlborough Laying It All On the Line at The Battle of Blenheim

312 years ago, a great battle was fought on the banks of the Danube River in southern Germany. At stake:…

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Alex Rodriguez: The Power, The Glory, The Fall, & The Rebirth

Once long ago, in the early 90’s to be exact, a young kid was quickly rising to superstardom. Signed to…

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Thirty Seven: Review

Quintus Curtius is a man of many faces. Lawyer, former United States Marine Corps major, linguist, world traveler, classicist, writer,…

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10 Lessons in Life from Louis XIV

Louis XIV was King of France and Navarre from 1643 to 1715. His reign was the longest in European history…

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What is Your Katabasis?

You have it too good. I have it too good. We’re pampered. We’re spoiled. We’re entitled. You, me, all of…

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Thutmose III: Titan of the Sands

When you ask people to name an Egyptian pharaoh, almost anyone will be able to say Tutankhamun. A far fewer,…

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