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Unexpected Diversions

THREE DISTANT WORLDS invaded my couch yesterday. Our internet was out-of-service, so I spent the afternoon reading portions of three books: (i) Gilgamesh; (ii) … 1,304 more words



This post isn’t exactly a first impressions post, but it’s as close to one as we’ll get because we’d been to Gilgamesh a couple years back. 988 more words


The Ordeal of Gril Firs

So you probably all remember famed didgeridoo player Gril Firs, from that other post I did, the one about didgeridoos. I know I remember, that’s why I’m writing about his Ordeal. 504 more words

The Summer Prince, by Alaya Dawn Johnson

I know, it’s not more Barium Deep. My apologies. But I’m busy and this is an easy recommendation to make. The Summer Prince is an excellent book. 139 more words


The Thief

On the hot and dreary summer nights, as Amma slept after a hard day’s work, I would sneak out to the backyard and look at the stars. 3,345 more words


Gilgamesh: explained

Thanks to my friends for bringing my attention to this awesome video about my favorite historical character.  Enjoy…