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HYGEIA feeding the serpent

The Goddess of Health was the daughter of Asclepius, the God of medicine. Ancient Greek mythology tells of  Hygeia tending her father’s temples with a bowl of medicinal potion from which the serpent of wisdom drank. Hygeia (Hygiene)is the personification … Continue reading

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The Dawning of EOS…Still I rise

EOS is the Greek Goddess of Dawn and the morning star.  She is described by the ancient poets as a beautiful maiden with ‘rosy fingers,’ bearing the morning star upon her forehead. She is the beauty and radiance which bathes … Continue reading

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CALLIOPE – The Muse of Poetry

CALLIOPE was one of The 9 Greek Muses. These Goddesses were all facets of the Great Goddess. They who ‘breathe’ inspiration and embody  those who will take the time to be still and to listen. The ancient Greeks believed that … Continue reading

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THETIS of the Cosmic Seas……

Thetis was a powerful mermaid Goddess who contained within her all potential shapes and manifestations. She was the shape-shifting Goddess of the cosmic waves. Much desired by the Gods, Zeus wanted her but was told of a prophecy that the … Continue reading

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HESPERIS and the Golden Apples………… I AM GOLDEN

HESPERIS  was renowned for her beauty. Her name signifies the evening. She was a lover of the god, ATLAS. Their union birthed the HESPERIDES, the goddess-nymphs of evening and the golden light of sunsets whose sacred task was to guard … Continue reading

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ACHYLS with the Tears of the World

ACHYLS was the Greek Goddess of Sadness. Her mother, Nyx was the Night, Achyls was the eternal night; describing the nights when we lay wide awake filled with a sadness. She collects the tears of humanity. Falling into such sadness … Continue reading

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PHEME at the Walk of Fame ….

PHEME is the Greek Goddess of Fame and renown, her wrath is gossip. I picture her here within the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a place that celebrates the famous with a named star embedded in the sidewalk. The area runs … Continue reading

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