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A Writer’s Diary: Being extracts from the diary of Virginia Woolf - Leonard Woolf (Ed. 1953)

I am always a little cautious with letter or diary collections – I can’t quite ever rid myself of the idea that I am completely the wrong audience. 1,146 more words

The Shamanic Warrior, Pt 1: Savanna Pt 2 - Re Learn Child.

The Shamanic Warrior.


“Where are we going?” I chirp and whistle as she and I flap our wings and soar over the moon lit landscape. 3,752 more words



Persephone as Kore emerges from the underworld and brings spring with her. I will hold a mask making class in November, based on mythology.


Loved By Death; Chapter 13

A/N: R&R. And enjoy!

Demeter was angry. And hurt. And frightened. Not since the war had she seen Zeus so furious. Sure, she’d overheard some of his and Hera’s infamous fights, but Zeus was never truly angry with his wife. 1,191 more words


Diptych for Noah's Wife and Persephone's Daughters

Yes, darling, you are my king
but my laugh will echo to Olympus itself
if you presume to be anything more than
husband and conquest both.

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'Greenery Street' by Denis Mackail *****

Denis Mackail’s Greenery Street (1925) brings something a little different to the female-dominated Persephone list, in that is one of the few novels they have chosen to publish which was penned by a man.  898 more words

Queen's Return

Pomegranate-stained lips
breathe out words like liquid fire,
molten pleasure across his skin,
and suddenly it isn’t so cold.

“Six months,” she says.
“An eternity,” he answers… 109 more words

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