Firstly, I better come right out there and tell you, I never celebrate New Year’s Eve, I am usually somewhat of a pessimist and you can all stop frowning right now . You see I always worry that the next year might be worse than the last, not a problem on that score this year! I have had one of the most amazing, scary, sad and wonderful years of my life. From the highest of highs to the lowest of lows. From helping to highlight a friends need to escape from a mental ward for simply being an atheist, to the death of friends and relatives. Believe me atheists are human too and we feel it just as keenly. So this year I am running towards 2015, I am going to have a wonderful year. It may be challenging but I am going to make sure it goes with a bang! Continue reading
I have a friend to thank for the subject of this weeks blog. Alas I’m not sure she would have been aware of the history behind her Lady. I had of course been aware of the mythology behind it but once putting it down on paper the amount of historical data astounded even me, and made me even more aware of the myth behind the story.
It begins around 2,000 BCE – in effect 2,100 years before the christian New Testaments. Mut-em-va the virgin Queen of Egypt was said to have given birth to the Pharaoh, who later built the Temple of Luxor, where, to this day you can find the representations of the story on the Temple Walls :- Continue reading