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Burn Me Thrice, Shame on You

It’s known that there are two distinct groups of gods in Norse mythology as it’s come down to the modern day, the Aesir and the Vanir. That is, if you don’t count the giants, elves, and dwarves, who also frequently … Continue reading

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The Eternal Grind

I don’t know that there’s any one source for an object that can produce unlimited amounts of food. After all, it’s something that would be valuable in any society ever. I’ve written before about the cornucopia, and mentioned in that … Continue reading

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