Welcome to Myth Nerd!
Myth Nerd is our place for all things related to world mythology. Be it Greek, Roman, Egyptian, Norse, Chinese, Japanese, Aztec, Mayan, you name it. We are interested in all and anything to do with these topics.
The Myth Nerd Story – Everything You’d Possibly Want to Know!
I have always been interested in mythology. From a very early age in Britain, I was known to sit at the breakfast table reading encyclopedias about many of the major world mythologies. In truth I found the Norse and Egyptian mythology the most fascinating, but there was always something unique and intriguing about each world mythology.
As I grew up, I began to read more seriously around the topics and much of my free time was spent travelling to some of the more important locations from the myths. I have been to much of Greece, Scandinavia, Egypt and I now live in China.
It was with all this in mind that I bought the Myth Nerd domain in early 2020. I had found myself with a great deal more time on my hands and wanted to begin writing about some of the more interesting aspects of some of the myths.
There is a great deal of information on the interest about mythology, but it is often badly presented or missing key elements. This website is my humble attempt to fill in some of the gaps.
The plan from here is to write content answering some of the more common questions on mythology, and to write helpful guides to topics I find to be undeserved and personally interesting.
I make no promise that I won’t make some mistakes along the way, so with that being said, I welcome you to give feedback on the website.
Thanks for taking the time to visit Myth Nerd.
At MythNerd, our passion lies in unveiling the mysteries and wonders of global mythologies. We aim to present these timeless tales in a way that’s both informative and captivating, bridging ancient lore with contemporary interest.
Our Editorial Mission
- Respecting the Roots: Every myth and legend is treated with the utmost respect, acknowledging its cultural and historical roots.
- Engaging and Insightful Content: We craft our articles to captivate and educate, making complex mythological concepts accessible to a wide audience.
Content Creation and Integrity
- Expertise in Mythology: Our editors are well-versed in mythological studies, ensuring authenticity and depth in each piece.
- Clarity and Engagement: We strike a balance between scholarly insight and engaging storytelling, appealing to both academic readers and mythology enthusiasts.
Ethical Storytelling and Cultural Sensitivity
- Honoring Cultural Heritage: We are mindful of the cultural origins of each myth, presenting them with integrity and sensitivity.
- Transparency in Narrative: We differentiate between mythological storytelling and historical facts, maintaining a clear line between lore and reality.
Rigorous Fact-Checking and Research
- Thorough Verification: Our team meticulously checks each myth against established scholarly sources to ensure factual accuracy in our representation.
- Dynamic Content Updating: We continuously update our articles to reflect the latest academic research and interpretations in mythological studies.
Embracing Diversity and Inclusion
- Wide Cultural Spectrum: Our content spans a broad range of global mythologies, from well-known Greek myths to lesser-known indigenous tales.
- Diverse Mythological Perspectives: We include stories and interpretations from various cultures and communities, particularly those that have been historically underrepresented.
Visual Storytelling in Mythology
- Artistic Illustrations and Visuals: Our articles are enriched with artistic representations that bring mythological characters and settings to life.
- Responsible and Authentic Imagery: We ensure our visual content accurately reflects the mythologies being discussed, avoiding cultural misrepresentation.
Building a Mythology-Loving Community
We encourage active engagement from our readers through comments, forums, and social media interactions. Reader feedback is invaluable in shaping our content direction and editorial focus.
Our goal is to be a trusted source for mythological information, and we take our responsibility to provide accurate content seriously. We adhere to accepted journalism practices, including:
- Society of Professional Journalists Ethics Code
- Copyright Law of the United States
- FTC Guidelines on Disclosures
- Fair Use
Work with Us
If you have a deep fascination with myths and legends, we’re looking for freelance writers like you to enrich MythNerd with even more engaging and insightful content.
Whether you have a passion about ancient tales, a unique interpretation of mythical stories, or if you know more things about the impact of mythology on different cultures around the world, we’d be thrilled to have you share your knowledge with our readers.
Interested contributors can reach us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that we don’t consider unsolicited guest submissions, articles, blogs, infographics, or posts.
We always love to hear from our readers. For any feedback, advertising opportunities or press inquiries, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via email at email@example.com or using the contact form here.
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