Spirits and Tongues is a podcast about food and drink, language and spirituality, written and edited by a couple of language nerds who are obsessed with all of the good things in life.
Some daily Viking vocab!
The beverage of choice in Valhalla!
Soup, but for Vikings!
A magical spiritual practice (loosely) tied to Norse tradition!
A peek into English spelling weirdness!
A seasonal fruit... uh... vegetable? uhhhhh ... squash!
The beverage of autumn!
The observance of time passing!
Words we say when we mean other things that we don't want to say!
Things we don't eat!
The forbidden sausage!
Definitely don't drink this!
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Dylan and Kezia talk about:
The American-ness of apple pie!
Weird things people say in different states!
"America's greatest idea"!
America's great contribution to the liquor cabinet!
Twin sacred reading practices!
The answer to whether sweet taters and yams are related!
The cocktail family Martini!
A classic rainbow myth (I mean, Bible story)!
A veritable cornucopia of colorful plants!
Words that are made by smashing other words together!
A tasty, sugary drink that tastes like celebration!