Clarise Samuels


Clarise Samuels is a Montreal writer/visual artist. Her first novel, Loving Brynhild, is a fantasy/philosophical novel based on Norse mythology and is told from the point of view of the mythological Norse goddess Brynhild. The book was serialized by the British journal Goddess Pages from May 2010 to May 2012, and is available at Smashwords. Her poetry chapbook, Fairy Tales for the Bourgeoisie, has been favorably reviewed by Books in Canada.

Clarise has a Rutgers PhD in German literature; her scholarly book on the poetry of the Holocaust poet Paul Celan can be found in university libraries and major public libraries all over the world.

Clarise's art gallery can be found at Her licensed photography portfolio can be found at

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Loving Brynhild: A Novel of Norse Mythology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When the beautiful Norse goddess Brynhild defies Odin's orders, she is evicted from the heavens and compelled to live a lifetime on planet Earth. Brynhild is destined to marry Sigurd, the greatest warrior of his time. The obstacles endured by these two star-crossed lovers take place against a background of war, jealousy, and chaos that has implications for all of civilization. [16+ audience]

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