Category Archives: Mythology

Spell, Spell, Why do you work so well?

I’ve had a long running question in my mind and recently it cropped up against as I watched Merlin, the BBC show staring Colin Morgan as the young warlock. In the first episode, he does several magical actions without the … Continue reading

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I have a Dragon, where’s the Selkie?

I grew up in Southern California and we had all sorts of dangerous animals and interesting creatures. fascinate me. I’ve faced off with numerous rattle snakes, watched a dog get pelted by six skunks at once, seen my sister get stung by a … Continue reading

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The Black Avians: Crows and Ravens

I’ve had black avians on the mind lately. Living in Japan has given me the opportunity to see very large crows. Supposedly they are considered bad luck. Three cries of a crow and someone dies, is one thing I’ve read. … Continue reading

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Disney Princesses and Race

So, today I’m going to go out on a limb here a bit and talk about something that I’ve found a lot of people like to sweep under the carpet or run and use their PC dictionary. I’m going to … Continue reading

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I’m Celtic….so, do I have to like Leprechauns?

The idea of religion in fantasy and how people react to it has been on my mind the last few days. The wall of my room is plastered with a raging mind map of one of my worlds. A large … Continue reading

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