Josephine Peabody was an American poet and writer. Josephine's writing style was highly influenced by works of such poets as William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe and Robert Browning. Her later works reflected her growing concern about the problems of social injustice. She also wrote poems for children and her own retellings of the ancient myths. 'The Trial Of Psyche' is the continuation of the story of a young beatiful princess Psyche which was begun in the book 'Cupid And Psyche'. So our little princess is travelling across the land after failing to keep her promise to her husband and losing her all she had in life. One day she meets Demeter, the goddes of the harvest who tells her there is still a chance for her to be happy. Will Psyche manage to find her happiness? Read 'The Trial Of Psyche' — a retelling of the famous myth, and you will know!