Today I should share with you a time Hephaistos has helped me. Problem is… there is no such occasion – that I am aware of. I have never worshipped him much beyond occasionally honouring him specifically, otherwise just including him when I make offerings “to All the Gods”. Therefore, like with Hera’s Month of Devotional Thought, I will share today the Orphic Hymn to Hephaistos today.
Today’s topic is to share poetry that reminds me of Hephaistos. Again, a difficult one, as I didn’t know any such poetry… I did not want to use the Homeric and Orphic Hymns to him, those will be shared soon enough, neither could I find anything when searching “Hephaistos poetry”. I ultimately searched “Poetry about blacksmithing” and found a website with a bunch of poems about blacksmithing. So I’ll be sharing that instead: https://www.poetrysoup.com/poems/blacksmith.
Today’s topic is kind of difficult for me… I am supposed to share a piece of music with you that reminds me of Hephaistos. The trouble is… I have no such music. So I just looked up “hymn to Hephaistos” on YouTube, I’ll share the results I liked best here.