Three Sumerian Myths by Raymond Towers

For those of you who are interested in Sumerian myth, provided here is a breakdown of events for three of the most popular: The Descent of Inanna, the Legend of Etana, and the Epic of Gilgamesh. The breakdowns are simple and concise, without the extraneous redundancy and artful prose of the originals. The purpose of this document is to increase knowledge of ancient myth, of course, but also for writers to have an idea of how Sumerian stories were structured, in the hopes that their imaginations will become stirred and new, modern interpretations on these ancient ideas and themes will be created. The article includes 9 ideas for creating your own fiction based on the mythological stories.

Download the free PDF on the Freebies page at Raymond Towers Dot Com.

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