Ares and Hestia: Partners in Social Activism (originally written in 2007)

There are many people both in the Hellenic Pagan communities and the greater community that we are a part of that would tend to think that Ares and Hestia would never share any duties in the affairs of humanity. After all, Hestia is the Goddess of the Hearth, whose main duties would seem to be…

Old Essay on Hestia — The Overlooked Olympian

The following essay is one that I originally wrote several years ago about the Greek goddess Hestia. In my personal opinion, she is probably one of the MOST important of the Greek pantheon for dealing with the core of family life. This opinion of Her has not changed even after I became a parent.  So,…