Category Archives: poetry

Second Submission to Persephone’s Agon

Originally posted on Gangleri's Grove:
Both by Amanda Artemisia Forrester Hail to You, Silent One, Nameless One! Beautiful flower, with a steel core Who walks the sunlit paths of the world above And the ghostly roads below Only You…

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Hymn for Freyja

Originally posted on Dances with Tricksters:
Freyja blooms with the wildflowers, green and rose golden light crowns the Vanadis’ flaxen head, radiant as dawn as her toes shine with the light of Vanaheim, amber Brisingamen at her milk and cream…

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GMC Poetry: Hail Montu

Hail Montu, Lord of War! Falcon-headed, fierce and virile Bearing spears, carrying shields Fierce God, Fire God You Who defeated the seven enemies of Egypt Lord of Thebes May You always be on my side And stand with our solders … Continue reading

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GMC Poetry: Persephone: The Pale Queen

The pale queen sits upon her throne Raven-black hair in the sunlight shone – There’s no sunlight here   A beautiful carefree child Playing in the grass Picking flowers, singing songs But summer never lasts – There’s no flowers here … Continue reading

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Athena Agon Submission: Athena of Farmers

This is my submission Alexeigynaix’s Athena Agon, and to that Athena devotional as well.   Athena of Farmers by Amanda Artemisia Forrester   My Lady Athena I have worshiped You for decades now, Since my heart first lurched at the … Continue reading

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Freyr

Originally posted on Dances with Tricksters:
The curve of a tree, weighed down by blossoms is my favorite place to find you, one with the roots, your antler curved like the branches, hair the gold of yellow ochre fall leaf…

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March GMC Poetry: Hermes Ascrostic

Hospitality’s guardian, with Zeus He protects travelers Ephemeral magician, liminal laughing thief Rustic God Who dances with nymphs, father of panic-inducing Pan Messenger wandering, twisting words like spells Enthusiastic bestower of persuasion Shepherd’s companion and guardian of borders

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