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Sonic Gems - Richard Wagner - Die Walkure

The Valkyries or Die Walkure, WWV 86B, is a music drama in three acts by Richard Wagner with a German libretto.  It is the second work in the four pieces that form  172 more words

Thought For The Day

Nine

Although clear is her way, 

She drifts away, 

Far away. 

Although I sat beneath the stars, 

wondered, and remembered. 

Of dreams since long forgotten,  

 

Of the green eyed , 85 more words

Poems

Visions of Asgard: Paintings of Norse Mythology - minor gods and the Wild Hunt

In the first of these two articles, I looked at some paintings of the major deities in the Norse pantheon, and the myths associated with them. 1,116 more words

General

Visions of Asgard: Paintings of Norse Mythology - major gods

Northern and Southern Europe are almost different continents. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the spread of Christianity and its impact on art.

In the Mediterranean countries, Christians were oppressed by the Roman state, and killed if they did not revert to support its state polytheism. 1,405 more words

General

Éljúðnir

In Norse mythology, Hel is the Goddess of Death and the afterlife who presides over a realm of the same name, located in Niflheim. She is the youngest child of the trickster god Loki and the giantess Angrboða. 311 more words

City of Gods II: Horsemen (City of Gods #2)

Title: City of Gods II: Horsemen

Author: Jonathan Maas

Series: City of Gods #2

The Horsemen have learned much during their time at the Academy, but now they have to face final exams. 385 more words

Fantasy

Jotun - Catch Up Gaming

Jotun is a Gorgeous Exploration of Norse Legend

Jotun was announced and then later released in 2015 by Thunder Lotus Games, I only recently got around to pulling it from my backlog. 685 more words

Gaming