Caption: Jake and his muse

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Episode: DS9 493 - Muse, The

Noncorporeal being able to assume humanoid form. Onaya subsisted on energy produced by a brain engaged in imaginative invention, a response she beguiling stimulated. Although Onaya caused the deaths of her prey, she justified herself to Sisko as bestowing immortality through unlocking a victim's hidden talents.