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Bad Dreams of the Beloved One

Towards the end of the Elder Edda (at least in the edition I have), is a short poem called “Balder’s Dreams” in which Odin journeys to the underworld, Hel, to determine why his son, Balder, is plagued with ominous dreams. 470 more words

Norse Mythology

A Saga Untold

A saga untold
About to unfold
Freedoms roar
Dragons soar

A völva’s gaze
Cutting through the haze
Golden snake uncurls
Protecting the Earth

Silent creation… 28 more words