Memories are often more vivid than the experience. That much I know is true. That winning basket, shot, or home run all those years ago now seem like a distant memory or a glorious past. And now, imagine the effect magnified over the centuries, boasts turn into tall tales, tall tales into myths, and myths … Continue reading My Obsession with Euhemerism Pt1: Exploration
One of my favorite pastimes is walking into a bookstore down the history isle, and browsing through the titles. Common wisdom tells us to never judge a book by its cover, but I'd like to argue(at least posit) that one can judge a book by its title, at least when speaking of history and nonfiction. … Continue reading Book Titles: History and otherwise
Welcome to History Bitz, an unemployed student's effort to create meaning with his life! For me, history is something I live and breathe. It surrounds all of us and provides a lens of which we can appreciate the world and what has come before. I'd like to argue that in the most extreme form, history is … Continue reading Inaugural Blog Post!