Guide to the classics: the Epic of Gilgamesh

Guide to the classics: the Epic of Gilgamesh Gilgamesh explores what it means to be human, and questions the meaning of life and love. Wikimedia CommonsThis article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article Louise Pryke, Macquarie University “Forget death and seek life!” With these encouraging words, Gilgamesh, the star of the... Continue Reading →

The real-life origins of the legendary Kraken

Original article on The Conversation by Rodrigo Brincalepe Salvador -PhD student in Paleontology, University of Tubingen The Kraken is perhaps the largest monster ever imagined by mankind. In Nordic folklore, it was said to haunt the seas from Norway through Iceland and all the way to Greenland. The Kraken had a knack for harassing ships... Continue Reading →

Theories on the Enduring Power of Myth

Myth is defined as being a traditional or sacred story, the latter essentially distinguishes “myth from other forms of narrative such as folktales, which are ordinarily secular and fictional,”[1] however whether or not these stories are universal or only culturally significant for their intended audience is debatable. Psychoanalytical studies of myth theorise that myths express... Continue Reading →

Rise of the Firebird – The Last One

You would have seen every where that Rise of the Firebird is the last book in The Firebird Fairytales. I want to reassure you, this isn't one of those random 'I'm tired of writing the series' things. It's a 'I had finished the writing the whole trilogy two years ago' thing. It's always been one... Continue Reading →

Free Books Promotions

*Promotion Announcement* 'Cry of the Firebird' will be be on a Free Books Promo in all countries on 26th-28th of November. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00R613D78?*Version*=1&*entries*=0 'The Eagle Key' will be on a Free Books Promo in all countries on 26th of November. http://www.amazon.com/The-Eagle-Key-Amy-Kuivalainen-ebook/dp/B00YWJDOHG/ref=pd_sim_351_1?ie=UTF8&dpID=517vIXRLDfL&dpSrc=sims&preST=_UX300_PJku-sticker-v3%2CTopRight%2C0%2C-44_AC_UL160_SR107%2C160_&refRID=0FWH5KK2H1K4ZRM69NAF

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