Combining poetry with divination, this collection resurrects the ancient Greek art of Rhapsodomancy, or divining one's fortune or destiny through the use of poetry or verse. Harkening back to antiquity, when Polyhymniathe muse of sacred poetryand Calliopethe muse of epic poetrywere invoked for guidance, each page of this anthology contains three poetic excerpts, chosenfor theiroracular wisdom. Readers are asked to contemplate a question and then randomly select an excerpt, which will offer revelations and inspiration for ...

The Poetry Oracle 2008, CCC Publishing, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9781888729207

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