Saturday, May 10, 2008

Round-Up: May 10

Here is a round-up of today's blog posts - and for previous posts, check out the Bestiaria Latina Blog archives. You can keep up with the latest posts by using the RSS feed, or you might prefer to subscribe by email. Proverbs: Here is the audio for 10 more Latin proverbs from Latin Via Proverbs - just the audio, but there is a link to a page where you can get English translations and commentary on the proverbs, too. Today's group includes this nice saying about acorns and oak trees: De glande fit ardua quercus.

How-To Technology Tips. For those of you interested in great free tools for publishing online, I've created a blog where I'm posting tips on the tools that I use. Today's post is about how to create a free email subscription service for your blog or any other website you manage which has an RSS feed: How to Create a Feedburner Email Subscription Service.

Latin Via Fables: Today's story is a famous fable, Belling the Cat, which is attested in the medieval Latin author, Odo of Cheriton. I included several illustrations for the fable; here is just one of them - visit the blog post to see the others:

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