Drugs and Addiction in the Renaissance

The more things change, the more they stay the same

Photo by Joshua Newton on Unsplash

EEverybody has an opinion on drugs. They remain one of the most divisive things on the planet causing untold damage and helping to save countless lives. But drugs and the questions surrounding who can use them and what for are not new. They began millennia ago and were just as pressing in the Renaissance and…

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A Renaissance Writer

A Renaissance Writer

I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once