CALLIOPE, the muse of epic poetry, so named from the sweetness of her vioce (Gr.
My Muse may be excused if she is silent henceforth.
The muse reassures her, and prophesies the downfall of the tyrant.
The popular legends of Sicily also inspired his muse; he was the first to introduce the shepherd Daphnis who came to a miserable end after he had proved faithless to the nymph who loved him.
In some of the flights of his muse he reminds us of Slowacki, in the melody of his verse of Zaleski.
Chenedolle had many sympathies with the romanticists, and was a contributor to their organ, the Muse frangaise.
Different writers style her "the tenth Muse," "the flower of the Graces," "a miracle," "the beautiful," the last epithet referring to her writings, not her person, which is said to have been small and dark.
The stirring incidents in the political emancipation of Portugal inspired his muse, and he describes the bitterness of exile, the adventurous expedition to Terceira, the heroic defence of Oporto, and the final combats of liberty.
The only contributions which redeem these hundred years and more from the charge of disrespect to the native muse come from the pen of the Sempills (q.v.).
For antiquities in museums there is the sumptuous Catalogue general des anhiquitis gyptiennes du muse de Caire; for excavations the Memoirs of the Egypt Exploration Fund, of the Research Account, of the British School of Archaeology, of the Liverpool School of Archaeology, of the Deutsche Orient-Gesellschaft, of the I-Iearst Egyptian Expedition, of the Theodore M.
Among the smaller poets of this period may be mentioned Karpifiski (1741-1828), a writer of sentimental elegies in the style then so very much in fashion, and Franciszek Dyonizy Kniaanin (1750-1807), who nourished his muse on classical themes and wrote several plays.
This short-lived experiment, which inspired the muse of Vodnik, the first Slovene poet of real mark, had its aftermath in the Illyrian movement of the forties, which centred in Zagreb, the Croatian capital.
He published Garibaldi and the Making of Italy (1911); Life of John Bright (1913); Clio, a Muse, and other Essays (1913); Scenes from Italy's War (1919).
Arguments have been founded upon the descriptions of the blind singers in the Odyssey, with their songs inspired directly by the Muse; upon the appeals of the poet to the Muses, especially in such a place as the opening of the Catalogue; upon the Catalogue itself, which is a kind of historical document put into verse to help the memory; upon the shipowner in the Odyssey, who has " a good memory for his cargo," &c. It may be answered, however, that much of this is traditional, handed down from the time when all poetry was unwritten.
It suffices to mention Soror Violente do Ceo, an exalted mystic called " the tenth muse," Bernarda Ferreira de Lacerda, author of the Soledades de Bussaco, the Laura do Anfrizo of Manoel Tagarro, the Sylvia de Lizardo of Frei Bernardo de Brito, and the poems of Frei Agostinho das Chagas, who, however, is better represented by his Cartas espirituaes.
According to the best-known tradition, Orpheus was the son of Oeagrus, king of Thrace, and the muse Calliope.
Thousands had joined this new Crusade, which should deal the final blow to Mahommedanism: among the rest came the first of the troubadours, William IX., Count of Poitiers, to gather copy for his muse, and even some, like Stephen of Blois and Hugh of Vermandois, who had joined the First Crusade, but had failed to reach Jerusalem.
He was passionately attached to his wife and children; and, while his friend Beccadelli signed the licentious verses of Hermaphroditus, his own Muse celebrated in liberal but loyal strains the pleasures of conjugal affection, the charm of infancy and the sorrows of a husband and a father in the loss of those he loved.
Fru Julia Nyberg (1785-1854), under the title of Euphrosyne, was their tenth Muse, and wrote agreeable lyrics.
He unites and fuses the best elements of the Italian and the popular muse, using the forms of the one to express the spirit and traditions of the other, and when he employs the medida velha, it becomes in his hands a vehicle for thought, whereas before it had usually served merely to express emotions.
3 He praises Philetas, the veteran poet of Cos, and criticizes " the fledgelings of the Muse, who cackle against the Chian bard and find their labour lost."
No Portuguese satirist possessed such a complete equipment for his office as Nicolao Tolentino, and though a dependent position depressed his muse, he painted the customs and follies of the time with almost photographic accuracy, and distributed his attacks or begged for favours in sparkling verse.
To judge, however, from the dedications, prologues and epilogues of his various plays, he seems to have enjoyed the patronage of the earl, afterwards duke, of Newcastle, "himself a muse" after a fashion, and Lord Craven, the supposed husband of the ex-queen of Bohemia.
As early as 1875 he published a volume of poems in Gujarati, followed in 1877 by The Indian Muse in English Garb, which attracted attention in England, notably from Tennyson, Max Miller, and Florence Nightingale.
The former is represented by the group known as the Scottish Chaucerians, by the 17thcentury Court poets, by the " English " writings of literary Edinburgh of the 18th century; the latter by the domestic and " rustic " muse from Christis Kirk on the Grene to the work of xxl y.
I never sought after a strange muse."
His chief published works are: Le Serapeum de Memphis (18J7 and following years); Denderah, five folios and one 4to (1873-1875) Abydos, two folios and one 4to (1870-1880); Karnak, folio and 4to (1875); Deir el-Bahari, folio and 4to (1877); Listes geographiques des p_ y lones de Karnak, folio (1875); Catalogue du Muse'e de Boulaq (six editions 1864-1876); A percu de l'histoire d'Egypte (four editions, 1864-1874, &c.); LesMastabas de l'ancien empire (edited by Maspero) (1883).
If the work begun by Allan Ramsay, continued by Fergusson and completed by Burns, were matter for separate treatment, it would be necessary to show not only that the editorial zeal which turned these writers to the forgotten vernacular and to " popular " themes was inspired by the general conditions of reaction against the artificiality of the century; but that it was because these poets were Scots, and in Scotland, that they chose this line of return to nature and naturalness, and did honour, partly by protest, to the slighted efforts of the " vulgar " muse.
His aunt urged him to seek retirement, self-reliance, friendship with nature; to be no longer "the nursling of surrounding circumstances," but to prepare a celestial abode for the muse.
488), where Odysseus suggests that the lay of the fall of Troy by Demodocus was inspired by Apollo or the Muse.
At most we can only fill up the portrait by reference to the tinge of simple old-fashioned scholarship, which on its historic side made him an eager searcher for antiquities and among old records, and on its poetic occasionally stirred him to an excursion as far as that gentlest slope of Parnassus inhabited by the descriptive muse.
Their new alum, Victory for the Common Muse, is out on June 19.
bosom of the earth, where the muse Thalia lies silent, the song germinates.
Muse 3: Linda - Old school sneakers and vintage denim.
muse on the possibility of stopping, why do I carry on?
Like mine, thy gentle numbers feebly creep; Thy tragic muse gives smiles, thy comic sleep.
Now have a good muse on an adjective to describe them.
muse about among the ruins of this once great civilization.
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All this free booze would never work at a British convention, I muse.
This young woman was Elizabeth Siddall, who became the painters muse, lover, and ultimately his wife.
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pomp rock than indie, Muse's difficult second album spawned some of the more eccentric singles of the year.
Sienna Miller plays 1960s socialite and Andy Warhol's muse Edie Sedgwick in the biopic Factory Girl, set for a September 2006 release.
The affectionate esteem with which he was regarded by the younger Elizabethan writers is expressed by Thomas Nashe, who says (Foure Letters Confuted) that Churchyard's aged muse might well be "grandmother to our grandiloquentest poets at this present."
The same year saw the birth of Maffeo Vegio, whose early reverence for the muse of Virgil and whose later devotion to the memory of Monica have left their mark on the educational treatise which he wrote a few years before his death in 1458.
It is in the form of a dialogue between Sulpicia and the muse Calliope, and is chiefly a protest against the banishment of the philosophers by the edict of Domitian (A.D.
Drive a nail home and clinch it so faithfully that you can wake up in the night and think of your work with satisfaction--a work at which you would not be ashamed to invoke the Muse.
The 1917 collection of wartime poetry The Muse in Arms has also been republished here in its entirety.
He is never slow to poke fun at himself or others nor to muse on the rightness of things.
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Sienna Miller plays 1960s socialite and Andy Warhol 's muse Edie Sedgwick in the biopic Factory Girl, set for a September 2006 release.
Muse is an alternative designer clothing line for women in their mid to late twenties who desires to dress youthful yet smart.
You may even muse about how different your life has become, and how blessed you are.
Paint and fabric stores will typically give you samples that you can take home and muse over.
Whenever you hit a makeup rut, get back to the basics, check out your favorite beauty mags, and wait for the next muse!
She is now engaged to Muse front man Matthew Bellamy, and the couple has a son who was born in 2011.
In addition to meeting with a talented and reputable stylist, you should find a thick haired celebrity muse who can inspire you on a few haircut ideas.
Mardi Gras and masquerade masks are very vivid and artistic, so let your inner muse take over.
Are you looking for a beautiful selection of love poems to guide your own muse or give to your partner on Valentine's Day?
These prompts nudge your muse to take them in a new direction.
They can muse whether runway models will sport the perennial two-tone look or something wildly different.
Stray Upon a Muse - Meet the authors of popular fan fiction featuring the Gilmore Girls and the residents of Stars Hollow.
If the Greek accounting appeals to you more, you might choose Pan as your muse and picture him looking up at the constellation from his forest home.
Consider your fairy to be your muse and inspiration!
Roses are also symbolic in Greek history of the muse Erato, and the wearing of the rose tattoo could be seen as a means of tapping into inner muses.
Valentine's Day crafts allow you to get in touch with your creative muse, make a gift for someone special, and save money doing it.
The good news is it can be easy, and certainly fun, to get back in the creative spirit by going on a play date with your muse.
Basically anything you think sounds like fun your muse will think is fun, too.
Going on a regular play date with your muse will make you feel more creative and more in touch with your creative side.
Sometimes staring at your art supplies just doesn't inspire your creative muse.
Clay pot projects can be a good way to recycle chipped, slightly cracked, and otherwise unusable pots and feed your creative muse while doing so.
The Music Muse is a free forum created for the exchange of information between son writers.
The Music Muse does ask to be contacted, however, if anything advertised is not what is represented.
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Matthew Bellamy, Dominic Howard, and Chris Wolstenhome formed Muse in 1994 in their hometown of Devon, UK.
Though Muse has subsequently released albums stateside, this blow cost the band a great deal of American exposure.
Muse has continued to build its fan base through touring, and in December, 2006, they sold out the 75,000 seat Wembley Stadium venue in London in less than an hour.
Musicians as varied as Justin Timberlake and The Killers frequently cite Muse as one of their favorite bands.
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Sixteen Candles stars Molly Ringwald, who would go on to be Hughes' teen queen muse.
It featured artists that inspired Stephenie Meyer as she was writing Twilight like Muse, Linkin Park and Blue October.
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An immense collection, that at times threatens to drown his own muse.
In Paris, he hoped for peace and to rediscover his poetic muse.
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