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Behind the toilet door: poetry and space

Art is not found only in the painter’s studio or in the halls of a museum, it also has its place in the store, the shop, the factory and the home. 2,068 more words


Right now, in the course I teach (on Dreaming & Myth), we read Gilgamesh. Like Goethe’s Faust, I find myself fascinated by the text, but frustrated with the main character. 349 more words

Stuff And Things

K is for Kishar (Babylonian Pantheon) #AtoZchallenge

I am trying to mix in goddesses from lesser known pantheons. I must admit, its hard to dig up anything but basics on them. I couldn’t find any images, not even a statue or figurine. 112 more words

Sabrina Garie

Audience: some thoughts

Does it matter whether one knows who one is writing to? Who one’s audience is? I guess so. Knowing your audience stops your words going over their heads or into their bins. 537 more words

Creative Writing

Nendoroid Gilgamesh!!! Up For Pre-Orders on 9th April!!!

Nendoroid Gilgamesh!

‘I’m the King of  Heroes, who else would you need besides me??’

From the popular PC game ‘Fate/stay night’ comes a Nendoroid of the ‘King of Heroes’ dressed in his golden armor, Gilgamesh! 267 more words


Tablet One - Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh, where are you hurrying to? You will never find that life for which you are looking. When the gods created man they allotted to him death, but life they retained in their own keeping.” 323 more words

Ancient Empires

“You who have walked beside me, steadfast through so many dangers, remember me, never forget what I have endured.”

~Book VII of The Epic of Gilgamesh : 

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