In Roman mythology, Flora was a goddess of flowers and the season of spring. Her festival, the Floralia, was held between April 28 and May 3 and symbolized the renewal of the cycle of life, drinking, and flowers.
Enchantress of Wands (Queen of Wands) from the Tarot of Delphi. Meaning: Magnetic. Charismatic. Charming. Ambitious. Astute. Savvy. Sensual. Influential. Successful. Artwork: Athenais by John William Godward. Description: As the empress of the Eastern Roman Empire, Athenais proved to be an astute politician and social strategist. She used her influence for philanthropic projects, particularly keen to promote education, which had been so essential to her own success.
How will time traveler Anne Howard send messages into the future? Will her grandmother, Catherine, learn that she is alive in Elizabethan England? And will Anne reveal her feelings for time traveler Jonathan Brandon, her grandmother's long-lost fiancé? The Thornless Rose by Morgan O'Neill, published by Entangled/Macmillan.