The Author...

arios Koutsoukos was born in August, 1983. He is a bilingual author, writing in both his native Greek and in English. He has a degree of French Language and Literature from the National University of Athens framed on his wall and a mess on his desk. 

 

 

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Latest Blog Articles

  • Graecus

    In the beginning, he was unruly and proud – a man of war, clad in sparkling bronze, with bull-horns upon his long-crested helmet. Mean and lean, he fought like a madman for glory and for plunder. He was quick to leap for joy and not ashamed to cry. Life was good and death was bad.  When the great palaces of gold fell into ruin and...
  • Born again

    Naked, I stood trembling and in awe before the terrible and magnificent Throne of Judgement. How long had I been there, huddled in a ball of regret and shame? I had just arrived yet I had always been there. A staircase of translucent ivory towered before me, rising into unfathomable heights that defied the very dimension of space. Its every...
  • Osiris

    Every aspect of a pharaoh’s life was designed to be an allegory, an imitation, of celestial things. When he wedded his queen, he was not just a temporal ruler entering into a social institution so as to produce the heir to the throne – he was Osiris incarnate and she was his beloved Isis, the one who would ensure his...