Absolutely loved this!
As we close out Pride Month here in the US, I was reminded of something that puzzled me when I first encountered Sobek. Sobek was the first god to reach out to me when I made my very first offering to the gods; had it not been for Him, I may have remained an agnostic. I am deeply indebted to Him, and I’m honored to be oathed to Him.
But why was a fertility god interested in an asexual devotee like me?
Sobek, Bull of Bulls, Great Virile God
Sobek is an Ancient Egyptian deity Who almost always takes the form of a crocodile or a crocodile-headed man. He is primeval, arising from the pre-creation chaos of the waters of the Nun, and has a wide sphere of interest:
“He could be regarded as the strongest of the gods; […] he was the most virile of the gods, able to…
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