Friday, December 27, 2013


"Curiously enough, nostalgia refers to 'the returns,' the various attempts of the surviving Greek soldiers to return home after the war against Troy. What the old stories, the new myth are telling us is that there is something fathoms deep in the Western soul that is not at home in the world, or is always striving to find a second home."
Once and Future Myths: The Power of Myth in the Modern World