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mythology

The Runner

By gfishbone

1464 9 0 4988

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]The Runner[/i] is Book One of the "Pyrrha...

The Penthesileiad

By gfishbone

1516 16 3 55199

Directly following the [i]Iliad[/i], 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. The [i]Penthesileiad[/i] is a free verse adaptation of...

Duel of a Lifetime for Two Swordsmiths

By shyredfox

8 0 0 996

[p][/p](A tale from Umeji’s copy of [category:5585d72a-7c67-4cea-9aca-ffb69f04e592]Myths, compiled by Shintani Daisuke[/category]) [br][br] How far would you go to be the greatest sword maker of all time? [br][br] It may seem absurd for two of Japan’s most...

When the Kit Met a Falling Star

By shyredfox

249 6 0 988

Young Nakamura Hisako meets a messenger from Inari. What news will he have for her?