WORD OF THE DAY.
The Word of the Day comes from "A Thousand Ships" by Natalie Haynes. It is longlisted for the 2020 Women's Prize for Fiction.
In Greek mythology, Calliope is the Muse who presides over eloquence and epic poetry; so called from the ecstatic harmony of her voice. Hesiod and Ovid called her the "Chief of all Muses".