The Norse pseudo-god Loki, who is by turns the friend and the enemy of the other gods, had three fearfully hideous and strong children with the giantess Angrboda (“She Who Bodes Anguish”). The first child was the serpent Jormungand. The second was the death-goddess Hel. The third was the wolf Fenrir. The gods had terrible […]
I took too long to fall in love with you, oh Beauty so ancient and new.I took too long to fall in love with you! But there you were, inside, and I was outside—and it was there I searched for you, And into those shapely things you created,and my misshapen self went sliding. You were […]
And then you’ll see, my son,you’ll see with your own eyesall the brokenness making beautiful sense.And so I pass on to you my own father’s words which he passed on to me: “God first – always.The rest will follow.” © 2021 Charlie Young. All rights reserved.