The New Birds

by Lycinus Secund-

Act 1, Scenes 1–3

Birds (unsplash)

Translator’s Preface

The following manuscript (which will need to be presented in several installments) represents a first scholarly translation of a text recently found in a large find of clay pots in the Syrian desert. Fabulously preserved across the ages by the dry air of a remote cave system, the author seems to have been…



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Articles on philosophy, psychology & classical thought (notably Stoic), aimed at renewing, spreading, and applying these ideas today.