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CHLORIS and the creation of the Rose

Summer Solstice blessings ❤️ Chloris is the Greek Goddess of flowers who dwelt in the Elysian fields, the Land of the blessed dead. It is said that one morning Chloris stumbled upon the lifeless body of a woodland nymph. She breathed … Continue reading

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DEIPHOBE takes the GOLDEN BOUGH to the Underworld

The priestess Deiphobe was a Sibyl, a prophetess who presided over the Apollonian oracle at Cummae in Italy. She lived in a cave , writing her prophecies on oak leaves. It is said that the Hero Anneas visited her to … Continue reading

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CASSIOPEIA’s punishment for HUBRIS

Cassiopeia was the beautiful but vain wife of the King of Ethiopia. She committed HUBRIS by boasting that she and her daughter were more beautiful than any other. The sea God Neptune was enraged with her and set out to … Continue reading

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Mnemosyne at her Pool of Memory…….

Down in the murky depths of Hades there reigned a Goddess known as Mnemosyne who presided over ‘The Pool of Memory’. When the deceased entered the Underworld they  would need to take care when drinking. Dead souls who satiated their … Continue reading

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The Beauty Myth…… Womens’ day 2018…..

My print for Women’s day this year depicts part of the myth of Psyche (Soul). Here she has undertaken an epic trial to venture down into the Underworld and to bring back Persephone’s beauty box. She was firmly told by … Continue reading

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Echo’s lament for Narcissus

Echo was an Oread, a mountain nymph. She had a reputation for talking rather a lot and used this skill to distract Hera from searching for her husband Zeus who is conducting numerous affairs. As a punishment, Hera takes away … Continue reading

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Sekhmet Rising ….’Pussy Power’ ♀

I am so  inspired by all the women across the World who have Risen and shown  their desire to bring justice, protection, equality and peace to not only  their Sisters but to all of humanity  …….♀ Sehkmet is an ancient … Continue reading

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