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Irish Celtic Mythology

THE TUATHA DE DANANN
Such a great people were the De Danann, and so uncommonly skilled in the few arts of the time, that they dazzled even their conquerors and successors, the Milesians, into regarding them as mighty magicians. 830 more words

Celtic Myth And Lore

D for 'Destroying Angels' or Danites

Continuing with the A-Z Blog Challenge, we approach D with one of the many groups that wish angels dead, The Danites.

Danites –  are a christian based assassination squad enacted since the time of Solomon the King. 223 more words

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Celtic Mythology and Religion

 It is difficult to find out more about the Celtic world from the archaeological remains. However, the short list of ancient writers on Celtic history, religion and customs can help us in this disclosure. 1,278 more words

World Cultures And Religions

An Asturian folk tale

In a small village located in the Sierra Ablaneda Carrales there is a dam that neighbors called Well Fullaricos. According to old folks, in the dark waters of the lake you can distinguish a giant beam. 481 more words

Review: On Shadowed Wings (An Ash Grove Short Story) by Amanda Dewees @AmandaDeWees

In this short story set in North Carolina, high-school senior Gail and college student Jim are drawn together on Beltane night when they team up to seek a mysterious butterfly hatching–and save a little girl from danger. 149 more words

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Brighid: The White Maiden

Brighid: The White Maiden

The heady scent of reddened apples greets her

As she strolls leisurely into her misted garden.

Shamrocks, heather, and snowdrops,

Follow in her footprints’ wake. 121 more words

Writing

Excalibur

My vision of Excalibur, the magical sword wielded by the legendary King Arthur himself.

Seriously speaking, it’s just some generic West African sword I doodled. The blade design comes from the Benin Empire (actually located in modern Nigeria), but the icon in the middle is a Ghanaian… 34 more words

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