Just so we are clear, their are a lot of different ways Greek myths go. What I mean by that is ii is always told a different way like the myth about Athena and Arachne quilting one says Athena won and changed Arachne into a spider for her arrogance, another says Athena became jealous and turned her into spider. Also you should not base all your observations about Greek myths based on the Percy Jackson series. I have read them and respect Mr. Riordan greatly, he is but one man and does not know everything about mythology, no matter how much we wish him to.
We encourage you to keep these tips in mind as you revise. While you may be able to employ this advice as you write your first draft, that’s not necessarily always possible. In writing, clarity often comes when you revise, not on your first try. Don’t worry about the passive if that stress inhibits you in getting your ideas down on paper. But do look for it when you revise. Actively make choices about its proper place in your writing. There is nothing grammatically or otherwise “wrong” about using the passive voice. The key is to recognize when you should, when you shouldn’t, and when your instructor just doesn’t want you to. These choices are yours. We hope this handout helps you to make them.