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  • Interview with Iron Druid urban fantasy series author Kevin Hearne
    Interview with Iron Druid urban fantasy series author Kevin Hearne
    Kevin Hearne is the New York Times bestselling author of the Iron Druid Chronicles, an urban fantasy series about a 2,100 year-old Druid hiding among us, dodging the attentions of Irish gods who want to kill him. He used to teach high school...
  • Hercules
    Hercules the man!
    Hercules: Rated “PG-13” (1 hour, 38 minutes) Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter MullanDirected by: Brett RatnerAnd here we have, in this new film, yet another telling of the legend of the mythic...
  • The Faerie Guardian (Creepy Hollow) by Rachel Morgan
    Book Spotlight: The Faerie Guardian (Creepy Hollow) by Rachel Morgan
    I'm so excited to feature a fellow contributor toFaery Realms: Ten Magical Titles: Multi-Author Bundle of Novels & Novellas and her work that was featured in this multi-author bundle.The Faerie Guardian (Creepy Hollow) by Rachel...
  • The Amazon Basin
    The Amazon Basin and its stories: A review of "One River" by Wade Davis
    A popular quote from Mark Twain, "truth is stranger than fiction", more or less sums up the content of this book. A blend of mythology and history, a confluence of adventure and scientific enquiry, of magic and reality, of splendors and...
  • "Rhyndacus" (2014) by Walton Ford
    Legendary creatures portrayed at Chelsea gallery
    Large, colorful paintings of legendary animals by Walton Ford are currently on view in Chelsea in a show titled Watercolors. For this show, Ford focuses on connections between human culture and the natural world, drawing upon inspiration from...
  • Faery Realms: Ten Magical Titles
    New Release - Faery Realms: Ten Magical Titles
    I'm lucky enough to be a part of theFaery Realms: Ten Magical Titles (Multi-Author Bundle of Novels & Novellas) that was just released and I can't wait for my readers to discover these other amazing stories from some these wonderful...
  • Flora, Roman goddess of flowers
    Flora - Roman goddess of flowers
    In the ancient Roman pantheon we find Flora, goddess of flowers and spring. Flora is also associated with fertility. She was married to Favonius, the wind god, and her companion was Hercules, son of Zeus. There are many goddesses and nymphs in the...
  • In Irish mythology, the Banshee is an omen of death.
    Facts about the Banshee
    The Banshee is a creature from Irish mythology who is considered to be an omen of death. According to legend, the banshee was a female spirit who was a messenger from the underworld. Whenever someone—especially a child—was about to die...
  • Leprechauns are always depicted as male.
    Facts about Leprechauns
    Leprechauns are creatures in Irish folklore that have become so widely popular that they are now iconic of Ireland! According to legend, leprechauns resemble old men who love to play tricks on people and hide pots of gold at the end of rainbows...
  • Viral Mythology
    Marie Jones & Larry Flaxman on 'Viral Mythology'
    Interview with the authors of "Viral Mythology: How the Truth of the Ancients was Encoded and Passed Down through Legend, Art, and Architecture."1. What is “viral mythology” and why is it important to us?Viral mythology...
  • Lunar eclipse producing a blood moon
    What is the Blood Moon? Will Jesus return?
    The years of 2014 and 2015 bring with them an interesting and uncommon occurrence called the "Blood Moon Tetrads." This title reflects the fact that there will be four "blood moons" during these two years, an astronomical...
  • Craig Fairbrass in Vikingdom
    Interview: Actor Craig Fairbrass talks ‘Vikingdom’
    “Vikingdom,” which releases to DVD on Jan. 21, is a fantasy action film that blends Viking and Norse mythology. It tells the story of forgotten king Eirick (Dominic Purcell), who must stop Thor (Conan Stevens) and his army from taking...
  • 'The Legend of Hercules' official movie poster
    ‘The Legend of Hercules’ lacks the strength to survive on the big screen
    ‘The Legend of Hercules’ starring Kellan Lutz as Hercules is an ambitious origin story about the mythical Greek hero who is the son of the King of Gods, Zeus. Hercules is blessed with extraordinary strength. His stepfather, the King,...
  • The Bible
    Five proofs that the Old Testament is not mythology
    While far from universally accepted, even the most strident critic must admit that the Christian New Testament has a great deal of historical relevance. It is correlated in numerous areas by contemporary first century writings and archeology such...
  • No more Devil
    Church of England ousts devil from baptism service - dumb or smart?
    A new, alternative baptism service has just been introduced by the Church of England, which is creating a few waves with its bold leap into the modern world.Instead of asking godparents and parents “Do you reject the devil and all rebellion...