The fact that no one has made this an actual show is honestly criminal, I wanna watch the gods argue like idiots and have all the stupid shit they’ve done talked about while their trying to strangle each other, I CANT be the only person who would watch this
Hera, the woman who gave birth, took one look at her son, decided he was “too ugly”, then proceeded to yeet him of Olympus, and Disney expects me to believe they’re a good mother? yeah, not a chance
i’m glad gays love pirates, greek gods, sword fighting, and dramatic romances in the form of a stage musical because that’s exactly what i’ve been doing for a month
Everyone over here judging pyromaniacs but they’ve got the right idea, Prometheus isn’t being tortured for us NOT to burn things
I enrolled for an online course on GREEK and ROMAN MYTHOLOGY, offered by Pennsylvania University in Coursera. I’m looking forward to this.
OH YEAH I forgot about him! Yes the one good man in Greek Mythology, poor dude
patchwork of stars - goddesses intros
“time unbound is mine, and yet you bind me to an ideal of myself. free me from these rewound clocks, and we shall see how time truly ticks away.”
aion is the goddess of eternity and unbound time. constituents of her house on the court of the royals seem eternally young— they are superficially youthful until the day they pass. the appearance of those constituents are at odds with their work; the house of aion has, as long as anyone can remember, always been a house of historians, working to uncover and preserve the history of the unnamed city.
I wonder if anyone’s talked about the meaning behind Suzanne Collins’s use of names in antiquity and myth, like castor and Pollux and Seneca. If not, I’d love to see your opinions!!
Me, reading The Song of Achilles: I know what’s coming. I already know. Not only have I read this book before, I’ve read the Illiad too, so I know -
Me when I reach That Part:
Summary: When Hoseok, the God of Spring, is kidnapped by Hades and forced to live in the Underworld for half of every year, his once bright world becomes dark—especially when Hades is convinced he’ll fall in love with him someday.Instead, Hoseok falls in love with Jimin, Hades’ ferryman with severed wings and responsible for delivering souls across the River Styx.))
Word count: 30k+
Tags/genre: fantasy, hades + persephone au(?), greek mythology elements, angst
Hera: You know, Zeus’ constant cheating wouldn’t be remotely as bad if I wasn’t the goddess of MARRIAGE and FAMILY
Athena: Yeah it’s pretty ironic isn’t it…