Posts by Alex Miller

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DionysosDionysus is the Greek god of wine, sacred or ritual insanity, theater, intoxicants, excess, epiphanous revelation and ecstatic trance.

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Eros

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Eros is the god of love and erotic desire, a son of Aphrodite by war god Ares, from whom he derives his bow and arrows, piercing both gods and mortals with divine passion.

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Euridyke

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Eurydike was the wife of Orpheus, a gifted musician and poet. Once while out walking alone, Aristaeus came upon her and tried to rape her.

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Haumea is the Hawaiian goddess of fertility and childbirth, mother of the fire and volcano goddess Pele and numerous other divine offspring, mostly born parthenogenetically, from parts of her body, without male assistance.

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