The Morrígan is a triple threat. What we mean is that she does everything with her sisters and BFFs, Badb and Macha, from painting their nails to predicting who will win a fistfight. When they aren't individually chasing people around a battlefield, these three make up a single supergoddess called The Morrígu. Even more than her sisters, the Morrígan is an expert mean girl. But prophecy and sexiness aren't her only superpowers. The Morrígan can transform her body into any animal (usually a crow), and she can also make herself look like anyone at any age. Think: Mystique. Turns out that sex and violence can be pretty persuasive. Unfortunately, being on her good side one time doesn't guarantee you a spot there for life. She's a finicky creature who changes her mind at the drop of a hat. So if you want to slay max dudes in battle, you'd better pray the Morrígan is in a favorable mood that day.
|Nickname||Great Queen, Phantom Queen, She's So Raven|
|Current city||Tir Na Nóg|
|Occupation||War goddess. I inspire the great warriors, steel their nerves, encourage heroic deeds, etc. I'm kind of a big deal in the office, actually.|
|Education||Sidhe Institute of Shape-Shifting and Bloodlust|
|Political views||Why debate policy when you can just kill the guy?|
|Parents||Ernmas (mother) |
Delbaeth Mac Ogma (aka Tuitill Bicreo) (father)
|Siblings||Badb and Macha and I are triplets. |
Banba, Fótla, and Ériu (also triplets)
|Children||Mechi (don't know, or care, who his father is)|
|Friends||My sisters, Badb and Macha.|
Generally, the Tuatha Dé Danann
Other than that, depends on the day…
|Enemies||The Fir Bolg |
Most of my enemies are my enemies based on my mood that day. I think it keeps things exciting.
|Relationship status||In an Open Relationship with:|
|Interested in||Warriors. The more valor and blood on their hands, the better. I really want Cúchulainn, but he isn't into it. His loss.|
|Quotations||"You say that you are my judge; I do not know if you are; but take good heed not to judge me ill, because you would put yourself in great peril."|
– Joan of Arc
"Faint heart never won fair lady."
– Irish Idiom
"Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently."
– Maya Angelou
"I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle—victorious."
– Vince Lombardi
"Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned,
Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned."
– William Congreve
|Books||Dracula by Bram Stoker |
(Irish author, lots of blood.)
"A Good Man is Hard to Find" by Flannery O'Connor
The Iliad by Homer
(The most well-known tale of war. Delightful.)
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
(The Weird Sisters remind me fondly of my sisters, Badb and Macha, and myself)
"Batter my heart (Holy Sonnet 14)" by John Donne
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
Hellboy by Mike Mignola
"The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
|Music||Rooks by Shearwater |
(An apocalyptic song involving birds—perfection!)
Iron by Woodkid
Bird Sings Why the Caged I Know by Atmosphere
Another One Bites the Dust by Queen
Rolling in the Deep by Adele
(Cúchulainn, baby, this one's for you)
Peek-A-Boo by Siouxsie and the Banshees
Some Nights by Fun.
(We all get a little existential sometimes)
Into the West by Annie Lennox
Kill Everybody by Skrillex
The Black Cauldron
The Hunger Games
|TV Shows||Game of Thrones |
Olympic javelin competitions
Maps for Marauders
Playing "God of War" (lol)
Visiting the zoo's aviary
Welcome to the Nightosphere
Quoth the raven: "I love Poe"