Explore the Treasures and Madness of Africa's Largest Country
Sudan is the largest country in Africa and also one of the most inhospitable. A year when the rains are light, famine reigns. The average lifespan in Sudan during the Gaslight period was 33, which is similar to modern times. Widespread famine led to desperation, theft, murder cruelty and, in some cases, madness.
It was a time when the... [click here for more]
A Study of the Religion, People, and Mythology of Tibet
Though not directly mentioned by H.P. Lovecraft in any of his stories, there are several references throughout his works to the Himalayas. Like most young men with a sense of adventure during the late 1800's and early 1900's, Lovecraft would have been aware of any news stories coming out of Tibet. It was a mysterious country-until 1984 visited... [click here for more]