Over the summer I have been working on translating a short story from classical Greek to English. Some discussion and an excerpt are available at my new site Chalcolith.com. The full story is available at Amazon or Smashwords.
â€”How, he says, shall we comprehend the kingdom of God, and by what analogy shall we illuminate it?
Like a mustard seed, which, when sown on the earth, is smaller than all the seeds on the earth, [but] when sown, rises up and becomes greater than all the [other] herbs, and grows branches so great that all the birds of the sky can roost in its shade.