The typewriter

The Typewriter During college, in a thrift store one day, I happened across a vintage, manual portable typewriter. For years, I carried that typewriter around with me, hoping that some kind of psychic writing power would be imbued in me, via association with just such a machine. To this day, I am fascinated by the […] read more

Venus in Virgo

Venus in Virgo “It’s there,” I chanted, “Venus is in Virgo.” Tried to sound ominous. This is the almost stationary point. #Venus […] read more

Henry V

Henry V Shakespeare’s Henry V is always a crowd pleaser. Well, to me, anyway. Always a good one. I’ve seen the Kenneth Branagh 1989 version several times. I tend to use it as a safe introduction to Shakespeare because I found the film quite accessible. Only more recently, the “Ethan Hawk” (branded) Cymbeline comes to […] read more