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The Forest of Paimpont: The Broceliande of Arthurian Legend

I think we’ve all been to places that figure into famous stories or legends that are part of our collective memory. There are so many of them in the United States: Tombstone, Gettysburg, New Orleans, and

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The Legend of Ys

Hello again, Peresephoneers! It seems that there’s a pattern starting to emerge here. Last week, I covered the French legend of Melusine, and today, I’m covering the Breton legend of the city of Ys. What’s the connection? Well, as one of the commenters pointed out last week, both legends are featured as poems written by […]