Written after seeing Thor: Ragnarok.
For anyone with any kind of interest in history, especially old history, the island of Gotland is a bit of a goldmine. Its main city of Visby has one of Northern Europe’s most preserved medieval town walls beautifully preserved, with an ongoing restoration project to ensure that it will remain standing for many more years to come.
The old guard fort on the island of Gotland called “Torsburgen”, might not have been named after the god of thunder, but I took that idea and other stories tied to Thor and the fort and rolled with it.
As I am wont to do these days, my inner image of the old Norse gods tend to be a mix of the old mythological beings and the Marvel movies.