Writing has been my hobby since I learned to write. I started my first novel in 4th grade. I've been blogging since before we knew it was called blogging--on BBSs, before the Internet was a thing.
If there's one think Pete Kincaid hates, its having to act like a hero; it's bad for business and likely to get you killed. When an unlikely prophet points him towards an ancient treasure from before civilization fell, though, he decides to go after it despite his better judgment. Unfortunately, a brutal enemy from his past is seeking the same thing. If Pete wants to survive, he will need to be heroic in spite of himself. [Short Story]
Xenophon's best known book was the first novelization of a military memoir in literary history, as well as the first book to deal with mercenary troops from their own point of view. As such, it has inspired a legion of authors, right up to the present day.
Comparing and contrasting the social role of the philosopher in Greek and Roman society may yield vital perspective about the role of the intellectual in modern Western Society.
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