Revisiting Pericles

Revisiting Pericles Yet cease your ire, you angry stars of heaven! Wind, rain, and thunder, remember earthly man Is but a substance that must yield to you; And I (as fits my nature) do obey you. Pericles in Shakespeare’s Pericles (II.i.1-4) Not sure I’ve used it as an opening quote yet, but I will, at [...]

Mars Edit

Mars Edit MarsEdit – for WordPress, Tumblr, Blogger, etc. – Red Sweater Software If you have a Mac (Apple Macintosh Z-Fruit 6000 computer), then this might be the best desktop client as a front-end for interfacing with various blog-motors. Thus spake the authorities in the world online. Previously, ByWord. Previously, Ulysses Word Processor. Simple versus [...]

The Dubliners

The Dubliners The Dubliners – James Joyce Much as I hate lists, and the link-bait they offer, it was from a list of books Hemingway would recommend. Top three on the list, I’ve read. The Dubliners by James Joyce came in at 4 or so. Always go with the nebulous, “Joyce, right, yeah think I [...]

Ruffian Dick

Ruffian Dick Ruffian Dick – Joseph Kennedy & John Enright All about Sir Richard Burton — at least — look at how this stacks up… “…more than a century after his death, he is still considered the world’s greatest erotic anthropologist.” Page 13. What sold the book, from a list I subscribe to, for me, was [...]

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