This week, Carlea shares the myth of Persephone and Demeter, an ancient Greek explanation for the seasons. Because, as everyone knows, winter is caused by the abduction and forced marriage of a goddess by the king of hell. Aren't you glad it's spring? Content Warning: Kidnapping, incest, and forced marriage Audio engineering and editing provided by Aaron Crossland. Story music: “Soundtrack” by Komiku, http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Komiku/. Don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe! You can follow us on Twitter @femlorepod and on Instagram @feministfolklorepodcast. You can also like our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/femlorepod/) and join our Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/538732256498887/). Visit https://feministfolklore.com for show notes and more. Feminist Folklore is a Skylark Media production.