Writing News – New Articles, Heritage Day, Future Posts, and Fiction

Last week was one of those weeks where you were never quite sure which day it was thanks to the public holiday on Thursday (24 September is Heritage Day in South Africa). It may also be the heat – it feels like instant-sunburn-weather already. From this week all should be back to normal, however. Well,…… Continue reading Writing News – New Articles, Heritage Day, Future Posts, and Fiction

Worldbuilding Wednesday – Winged Creatures in Myth and Folklore (Part 1)

Sassanid silver plate of a simurgh (Sēnmurw), 7th or 8th century CE by Nickmard Khoey

There are so many different types of winged creatures in myth and folklore that I decided to spread them out over a number of posts. While not an exhaustive reference, I hope that these posts – as well as my other worldbuilding posts – will still be a starting point in finding new myth and…… Continue reading Worldbuilding Wednesday – Winged Creatures in Myth and Folklore (Part 1)