Rebloggable as requested.
yes yes I know about the typo
“Times Solo Says The Things I Wish I Could Put Words To”, part 3.
Yeah I learned about Amaterasu from “Okami” but that’s beside the fact, considering the resulting research made her my favorite deity for years. Later I finally realized “oh shit She’s calling me” and actually researched the hell out of everything, and above all, I knew from the start that “Okami”s portrayal is pure fiction.
I actually was introduced briefly to Bast through an educational program called “Cluefinders”. She was a goddess who bestowed wisdom to one of the team, and I’ve never forgotten it.
Thank you for reminding me that my first introduction to Anglo-Saxon legends was through Wishbone the talking Jack Russell Terrier.
I recognized Hecate througha series called Daughters of The Moon, obviously its fictional, but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t a valid starting point.