Wednesday, April 13, 2016

K is for Krishna

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

K is for Krishna

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Hindu God

He is the 8th incarnation of Vishnu

According to legend Krishna was not only divine, but heroic as well. He is alleged to have defeated numerous dragons and monsters, and eventually as predicted, killed his half-uncle the tyrannical king Kamsa.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

J is for Jesus

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

J is for Jesus 


Christian God the Son, the second of a Divine Trinity

The central figure of Christianity

Born of a virgin

Christians believe that Jesus' crucifixion and subsequent resurrection enables humans to be reconciled to God.

Fun 'J' Fact
Jesus is my favorite of all the world's deities. Because of his Grace, I know that despite my sins, I am forgiven. 


~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Monday, April 11, 2016

I is for Inanna

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

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Sumerian goddess of love and war

Ishtar is her Babylonian counterpart

Gilgamesh scorned her advances

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Saturday, April 9, 2016

H is for Horus

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

H is for Horus

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Egyptian Sky God

Also known as the Falcon God

Often depicted as a stylized eye

Horus is more than one god put together. He is the Falcon God, the king of Egypt and the lord of heaven.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Friday, April 8, 2016

G is for Gaia

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

G is for Gaia 


Primal Greek Mother Goddess

Her union with Uranus(the sky) and Pontus(the sea) produced the heavenly gods, the Titans, and the Giants.


~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

F is for Frigg

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

F is for Frigg 


Norse Goddess of Love & Fertility

Wife of Odin

Foremost among the Aesir goddesses

Closely associated with Freya, a goddess of both the Aesir and Vanir tribes of deities. Frigg and Freya were at one time the same deity.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

E is for Epona

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

E is for Epona 


Celtic Horse Goddess associated with fertility, a cornucopia, horses, mules and  oxen
who accompanied it's soul on its final journey.
This goddess is unique as she was adopted by the Romans and a temple was erected to her in Rome.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

D is for Dagon

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

D is for Dagon


God of Fertility and Crops

Son of Anu, Father of  Baal

Principal deity of the Philistines



Join me the entire month of April as I ride the crazy train that is the A to Z Blog Challenge.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Monday, April 4, 2016

C is for Cybele

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

C is for Cybele

Anatolian Mother Goddess

She is Phrygia's only known goddess and was probably it's state deity. Her Phrygian cult was adopted by Greek colonists of Asia Minor and brought to the mainland Greece.

Funny 'C' Fact

I call my cat, Midnight, a dog-cat. He loves to play fetch, begs for food, and to be around his humans ALL the time. We love him so much. His unique personality fits right into our family. He's so big that when he and my 9 year old son lie next to each other, they're almost the same length.

Join me the entire month of April as I ride the crazy train that is the A to Z Blog Challenge.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Saturday, April 2, 2016

B is for Brigid

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

B is for Brigid


Goddess of Fire, Fertility, Wisdom, Healing and Poetry

Daughter of the giant, Dagda

Patron of Smiths

Fed the milk of a sacred cow at infancy, Brigid is one of the greater mother goddesses of Celtic mythology. She is a kind and nurturing goddess with aspects that revolve around fire.

Funny 'B' Fact

My nickname is Bree. Growing up, when I would get in trouble, instead of calling out my entire name...Sabrina Ann, my mom combined my nickname with my middle name instead and would yell out BREANNA. *shudders* To this day, I absolutely hate the name. :)

Join me the entire month of April as I ride the crazy train that is the A to Z Blog Challenge.

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.

Friday, April 1, 2016

A is for Athena

This month is the A to Z Blog Challenge and I've chosen to cover the topic of deities. I'll post a deity from religions across the world, past and present. Many of these inspire the gods within the books I write. I find the topic fascinating and hope you enjoy each post this month.

A is for Athena 

Greek Goddess of Widsom, Warcraft, and Arts & Crafts

Daughter of Zeus

Patron of Athens.

Who better than one of the most iconic of all the Greek goddesses to start off our month of deities?! Athena is a model representation of the Greeks' gifts to Western Culture. She was one of the most important gods to the ancient Greeks.

Funny 'A' Fact

The very first brand spankin' new car I ever got to buy was a G37 Infiniti Sport in Athens blue that I named Athena. She was a beauty and no wonder considering her namesake.
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Yes, I name my cars. Doesn't everyone? So far I've had a Zoe, Athena, Tom, and Giselle. :) What?! I AM a Fantasy author!

~Sabrina A. Fish is the author of YA Fantasy novellas Lost HavenRoad to Nowhere, and The Gilded Cage. You can follow here or go to her website to learn more about her books.