Leontius – Byzantine Empire

You could almost miss Leontius of Byzantium with such a short reign, but if you did, you would miss out on a mystery. Who...

Anzu Bird: Exploring an Ancient Mesopotamian Monster

Few non-divine characters are so pervasive across Mesopotamian mythology as the Anzu bird. For millennia, this part-lion-and-eagle demonic creature appeared in countless stories, some...