Breakfast With Gilgamesh

by Z. K. Leverton

Every day we wake up and tell a new part of our story, hoping in some small way to become immortal, be remembered, do some good for the world. It starts, of course, with breakfast. My name is Z.K. Leverton, and I love stories. I write them, read them, watch and listen to them. Stories are important. They teach us things, help us understand that always elusive other, remind us of what’s important. Before we built the first grea... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E03 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 8: Thanatos in Troy

    S02 E03 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 8: Thanatos in Troy

    This episode, we dive deep into the Greek underworld with Aristos Achaion. Art by Sam Beck, Written and produced by Z.K. Leverton, Narrated by Syd Lazarus, Music by Thomas Houlden.Sam Beck's artworkhttps://zkleverton.files.wordpre...

    50:35
  • S02 E02 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 7: The Nights

    S02 E02 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 7: The NightsExplicit

    For hundreds of years, The Nights have been a source of inspiration, comfort, and culture around the world. In this episode, host Z.K Leverton puts his own spin on The Three Women of Baghdad, one of the most beloved Nights.Written...

    01:40:16
  • S02 E01 - Breakfast with Gilgamesh Episode 6: A Brief History of Fallen Angels (Feat. Anthony Oliveira)

    S02 E01 - Breakfast with Gilgamesh Episode 6: A Brief History of Fallen Angels (Feat. Anthony Oliveira)

    This week we explore the complex and tragic stories of holy beings cast down from heaven.Featuring a conversation with author, host, and podcaster Anthony Oliveira.Find Anthony's work at anthonyoliveira.com . Written, produced, an...

    01:20:52
  • Season 1

  • S01 E05 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 5: Baba Yaga

    S01 E05 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 5: Baba Yaga

    Author Z.K Leverton tells an original story about the most pervasive and fascinating figure in Russian and Slavic folklore - Baba Yaga. Written, produced, and performed by Z.K. Leverton, Music by Thomas Houlden, Art by Sam Beck. Y...

    49:58
  • S01 E04 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 4: The Stone Monkey

    S01 E04 - Breakfast With Gilgamesh Episode 4: The Stone Monkey

    Author Z.K Levertons begins the journey to the west with the origin of the Monkey King. Written, produced, and performed by Z.K. Leverton, Music by Thomas Houlden, Art by Sam Beck You can support the show at www.patreon.com/breakf...

    39:05