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Roc

My last post had a strange title in hindsight, not obvious in its meaning to all readers.

A roc is a giant sized eagle, from mythology.

A roc or rukh (from Persian رخ rokh[1]) is an enormous mythical bird of prey, often white, reputed to have been able to carry off and eat elephants.

I have been fascinated with them for quite a while. This fascination has come up again recently through my writing.

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