Herby Hour Series

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Between the Tigris and Euphrates, in ancient Sumer/modern Iraq, were some of the first libations. We find evidence of early, advanced human civilization here. These farmers grew grains like barley and wheat.

Sumerians of this time believed in an afterlife called Kur, which was a dark cavern deep underground. People…

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Herby Hour Series

Image by Zde via Wikimedia

Welcome to the new Herby Hour series! There are so many ways to honor the abundance of our gardens. Perhaps there’s some way I could offer a gift to my readers, a libation.

People across faiths have long offered libations as sacraments, a spiritual rite. One pours a few drops…

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JM Heatherly

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