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Encountering Hermes, On the Road in Greece
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Series: Essays, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This short essay describes a psychic experience I had while on an extended journey through Greece. The ancient Greeks viewed Hermes as the protector of travelers, but he was more than that. He was the complete existential experience. I seemed to lead a charmed existence during that journey, and when something did go wrong, it seemed to be for a reason.