Month: February 2016

Gilgamesh in Akkadian

Reposting this amazing recording of the Gilgamesh Epic in its original Akkadian. I should point out that the earliest version of the Gilgamesh stories were poems written in Sumerian, not in Akkadian. The Akkadian version (written hundreds of years later) is the best known complete version.   Hear The Epic of Gilgamesh Read in the…

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Valentine’s Giveaways

Spice your love with some old world recipes and some remedies for good luck — because we all know that love needs some help some time.   I’m happy to announce my Valentine’s Day Giveaway which will start today until the prize is given away. Valentine Giveaway #1 for the Savory Old World Lover: See…

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