Updating Weekly on Kindle Vella:Becoming Hercules is a diverse coming-of-age serial that brings Greek mythology back to its multicultural roots.Pyrrha's ancestor hatched from a dragon's tooth. Iphicles is a soldier of Ethiopian heritage. Alkis is a girl with the strength of ten men. In Mythoversal Thebes, they will confront ancient mysteries, defend their home from monsters, and chase forbidden dreams.Becoming Hercules was a Kindle Vella Top-Faved pick for July and August of 2021!
Read three free episodes now, redeem Vella Tokens to binge more, and look for new episodes to drop every Monday.
Free Download:"Hercules Meets His Match" is a humorous short story that puts a new spin on an ancient legend.The heroic strongman is on the verge of completing the last of his Twelve Labors. But when Hera, Queen of the Gods, sends a champion to the Olympic Games, Hercules finds himself facing the greatest challenge of his life.This Olympic love story from the author of Becoming Hercules is a free download for Mythoversal Newsletter subscribers.
On Hiatus:Rage! is a disruptive retelling of Homer's Iliad. It restores inclusion and diversity to this three-thousand-year-old epic tradition by presenting multiple viewpoints and expanding several existing character roles.
In Development:Amazons at Troy unearths a long-neglected chapter of the Trojan War. This disruptive retelling falls between the Iliad and Odyssey in the Epic tradition, restoring strong female warriors to their proper place on the Troad battlefield.
Greg R. Fishbone,
Author in Residence at Mythoversal, is releasing his young adult mythic fantasy, BECOMING HERCULES, as a weekly serial on Kindle Vella. This diverse coming-of-age drama shares its ancient roots with the Percy Jackson series, Song of Achilles, and Lore Olympus.