The myth of Demeter and Persephone has been used most often to explain the cycle of the seasons. However, a closer examination will reveal insights on living and dying, loss and reconciliation, and suffering and healing.
I am Ceres and have long been a Roman goddess. My domain is grain and agriculture. I am often seen with a basket of fruit or ears of corn. Lindermans, Micha F. "Encyclopedia Mythica." : Roman Mythology. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Apr. 2015. <http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/articles.html>.