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This is the unnamed Greek Nymph that snatched Hylas. In short, the story is: "For Hylas, the child of Theiodamantos, and the lover/beloved of Herakles, having been sent off to fetch water was snatched by the nymphs because of his beauty." (Apollodorus). In Book One of the Argonautica, it is clarified that he walked off from the group hoping to get water to make a meal for his man. His man, of course, was Herakles. (Now, we should sidenote here that Herakles definitely liked a sexy youth or…

On June 14, 1864 Congress passed an amendment to the Enrollment Act of 1863 calling for equal pay for black and white soldiers. Before this, black soldiers were paid $ 7 per month compared to $ 13 for whites. #TodayInBlackHistory

gandalfblue: katalepsja: Vasiliy Makarov And we’ll end with Василий.The last one of the round.And this cute Russian is lately in my rounds, but the last of him for now.What a face. A man, a boy shouldn’t look this pretty.Hm? Shouldn’t? Yes he should! :DSee you later!

ashearmstrong: Tyri by BobKehl This is the latest piece from Bob the guy who did the cover for A Demon in the Desert and wholl be returning for Demon Haunted. Its for another book entirely but you can see what hes capable of. I am so so glad youre opting to commission professional covers as opposed to doing them yourself. I have so much goddamn respect for you as an author right now I could pop a boner.

Character artwork for the Facebook based game based on George R. R. Martin's fantasy/medieval series. Game of Throses: Ascent is now online at Game created by Disruptor Beam LLC. Artwork (c). HBO I...

Once I wasn't like this. Once I was a young girl. I didn't know about this world. But now I do. And now I'm part of it. And I can't look back on what was. Because I don't know what was. I can't remember. You know the worst part about not being able to remember? I don't know who brought me here. I wish I did. For I want them to pay. To pay for showing the truth to a young girl. A young innocent girl, who once had soft kind eyes, and a gently smiling mouth. Whatever you do, don't become me.

Fluent in pop culture and sarcasms, eccentric smartass, undecided but crafty, drama queen, loves everything beautiful, almost perfect, somehow jaded, deeply ironic, moody as hell! I’m a blogger and fashion enthusiast based in Bucharest, Romania! I have...