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Poetry! (Mythic Verse, Vol. 2)

By gfishbone

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Short takes and one-off poems on mythological topics. Some may be based on puns. Some may be based on modern pop culture. Some may reference current events.

Fujimori and the Fox - Shrines of the Nonogawa Valley Myth

By shyredfox

1567 1 0 285

What would you say if your local shrine was always pristine, yet nobody claimed to be the caretaker?  In [url=https://www.worldanvil.com/w/liminal-chronicles-shyredfox/a/nonogawa-article|tab]Nonogawa[/url], [url=https://www.worldanvil.com/w/liminal-chronicles-shyredfox/a/inari-ookami-article]Inari[/url]...

Rise: The Liminal Chronicles (Sample)

By shyredfox

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(Sample) [h3]A myth come to life may be worth far more than his freedom.[/h3] An ex-mobster must choose between breaking a promise to his parole officer, which will send him back to the slammer, or angering a powerful supernatural being. He's caught in an...

Amazons at Troy

By gfishbone

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As the Trojans bury their Prince Hector and Achilles mourns his Patroclus, a tragically misthrown javelin brings Queen Penthesileia and her crew of Amazon warriors to the besieged city of Ilion and into the next stage of the Trojan War. This long-erased...

Becoming Hercules

By gfishbone

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Alkis has the strength of ten men. Iphicles comes from Ethiopian royalty. Pyrrha’s ancestor hatched from a dragon’s tooth. In seven-gated Thebes, these budding heroes will team up to redeem their honor, save their kingdom, and uncover shocking truths. BECOMING...

Poetry! (Mythic Verse, Vol. 1)

By gfishbone

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Short takes and one-off poems on mythological topics. Some may be based on puns. Some may be based on modern pop culture. Some may reference current events.

Pandora

By gfishbone

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Tricked for the last time by the titan Prometheus, Zeus vows revenge on the entire mortal race. His weapon of choice: Pandora. Verse by verse, the poems in this Pandora's puzzlebox can be unlocked by clues hidden throughout the Mythology in Verse pages.

Rage! (Iliad II)

By gfishbone

1008 0 0 3713

Nine years into the siege of Troy, the greatest Achaean warrior, Achilles, is sidelined by rage and resentment following a conflict with his commander, Agamemnon. This short but intense phase of warfare leads to devastating losses on both sides, conflict among...

The Dream Drifter

By strangebraingames

975 0 0 0

Sequestered in a tower rising over the destroyed surface of The Orphan World, Mneousa, handmaiden of Time whiles away her hours awaiting instructions from the higher gods. Having no understanding of what transpired to end the civilization of Lunis, or why...

The Book of the Ljosalfar

By Maelstrom143

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This is the story of the Ljosalfar, their origins, and their unique culture. A people steeped in mystery, beauty, and ancient knowledge, the fey are not a people to be trifled with. An in-depth appreciation and understanding of their nature and origins will...

Prose! (Mythic Essay, Vol. 1)

By gfishbone

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Essays and short stories on mythological topics. Some are scholarly. Some are goofy fun. Some may tie into pop culture or current events.

Run: Pandemic Poetry

By gfishbone

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In a time of disease and social distancing, the seven-gated City of Thebes cowers in fear. But in the city's darkest hour, a new hero will rise. Following in the footsteps of Ino, a true Spartoi runs...toward death! [i]Run![/i] opens the "Pyrrha of Thebes"...

Son of the Dawn

By gfishbone

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From the Land of Aethiopis comes a hero born to Eos, the Titaness of Dawn, and his army of companions in support of the Trojan efforts.

Book 1: The Sacred War

By Scarlsen

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The War of the Mascyrian and Kostian Leagues, a war between perceived good and perceived evil. A war that would shape the region for the next 1,000 years and many beyond that. Story of the fall of Aleus of Mellia and the Rise of the great hero Gordian the...

Amazons!

By gfishbone

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Directly following the last book of the [i]Iliad[/i] comes the equally ancient and traditional next chapter. As the Trojans bury their Prince Hector and Achilles mourns his Patroclus, a tragically misthrown javelin brings @[Queen Penthesileia](person:e2f636c7-a164-4a71-b313-40550fa1d81e)...

The Two Sorcerors

By Zytros

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This myth dates back to around to around 50PQ, right in the middle of the War of Incursion. While many question the accuracy of many details, it's physical proof cannot be denied, namely the body not far off the road though the Ichrae Forest that refuses...

Rage! (Iliad I)

By gfishbone

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Nine years into the siege of Troy, the greatest Achaean warrior, Achilles, is sidelined by rage and resentment following a conflict with his commander, Agamemnon. This short but intense phase of warfare leads to devastating losses on both sides, conflict among...