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Fenrir and Garm, Wolves of Norse Myth

If you’ve read any of my Nine Worlds (previously called Unbound) series, you know I love to take myth and tweak it a bit. One way I did this was by taking one particular wolf in Norse Mythology and making it an entire type of shapeshifter instead. In Norse Mythology, Garm is a giant wolf, or the...

The Midgard Serpent, Jörmungand

If you’ve read Unbound, you know who Jormun is. What you may not know is that he is my twist on the famous Midgard Serpent, also known as Jörmungand (and a bunch of other names) from Norse mythology. Jörmungand is one of Loki’s three children with the giantess Angrboda. His brother, Fenrir...