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Inca Deities, from mythencyclopedia.com

Mythology + Religion: Assorted Gods and Goddesses of Inca Mythology

Hierarchy of Angels and Demons by ~justdejan on deviantART. Lets just get this cleared up.

Angels: Hierarchy of Angels and Demons Artwork (Artist: justdegan via Deviant Art)

ALIAS: Wiła, Vila, Wili, Veela PROVENANCE:Polish and Slavic folklore It is easy to fear a witch. The green skin, the warts, the potions, the cackling… But what if your captor were breathtakingly fair, with long flowing hair that sparkled about her head, and the voice of an angel? Here we encounter the obstacle faced by mortal men throughout the ages: The Vila. Hysterical and intoxicating, this classic femme fatale archetype wooes and delights, tortures and betrays, time and time again.

Vila - Any of a class of Slavic dryads who are exclusively female. They are often vicious and cruel. However, if one succeeds in approaching a Vila properly, she may be inclined to heal, reveal treasure, or teach magical & medicinal arts.

Harry Potter meets the myth. Bella Swan discusses myths. Katniss Everdeen fights like a myth.  The use of a familiar myth helps make the magic more plausible because you already have practice in imagining these fantastic gods and creatures.  They already exist in our communal memory, and I think we are just as eager as the YA hero to make the leap and believe that the magic is real."

Writing Mythology

Harry Potter meets the myth. Katniss Everdeen fights like a myth. The use of a familiar myth helps make the magic more plausible because you already have practice in imagining these fantastic gods and creatures.

Mythology + Religion: Loki's Family Tree (Norse Mythology) | #MythologyAndReligion #Mythology #NorseMythology

Mythology + Religion: Loki's Family Tree, which is slightly different in the Marvel Universe. They have also included Greco-Roman and Egyptian mythology into the Thor universe.

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