Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Rain Gods

Hello all and happy Tuesday! So, my hometown has now been hit with a bunch of crappy thunderstorms. I'd like to concentrate on the things I need to do, but I've been getting interrupted by awful thunder. I'd like to know when it's day and when it's night, but these dark rain clouds aren't going [...]

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Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Amaterasu

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Can it be? Am I really not talking about Greek and Roman mythology today? Yep, no Greek myths today y'all, instead I'll be talking about one of (if not the) greatest and most important Japanese deity in the Shinto religion, Amaterasu. Since this is a new sort of avenue for [...]

Tuesdays Talking About Mythology:Dionysus/Bacchus

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Today we will be delving into another one of the twelve Olympian gods, Dionysus. I hope y'all enjoy! The Greek: Dionysus Dionysus was born from Zeus and the mortal Semele. Though, his birth is quite strange (yes, even stranger than Athena, whom we talked about last week, being born from [...]

Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Athena/Minerva

Hello all and happy Tuesday! Today we will be talking about my all time favorite Greek goddess, Athena. I hope y'all enjoy! The Greek: Athena Athena was born from the King of the Gods, Zeus. Though there are variations on how it came to be, Zeus birthed Athena from his forehead and she sprung out [...]

Tuesdays Talking About Mythology: Tyche/Fortuna

Hello and happy Tuesday! Since it is now 2019 and lots of folks like to make wishes and hope for better fortune for the upcoming year, I thought I should talk about the Greek goddess of fortune, Tyche. I hope y'all enjoy! The Greek: Tyche Tyche was born to the Titans Oceanus and Tethys (though [...]