Things are colder, now.

Mothers and daughters, strawberry juice and pomegranate seeds.

TW: allusions to assault and mild gore.

This is a very loose retelling of Demeter and Persephone’s story, originally part of my ‘Mythstake’ newsletter series. The nights are closing in and it got me thinking about that strange, shifting dynamic between mothers and daughters. And how pretty much everyone in Greek myth ends up with a rough deal.