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Ulysses: Chapter 8 by James Joyces

The corresponding episode in the Odyssey for this chapter of Ulysses is when Odysseus and his men meet a tribe of Cannibals called the Laestrygonians. 545 more words

Wednesday It List: A Short Video Edition

♦ The first Gone Girl trailer:

♦ “It’s a metaphor.”

♦ “…dippin’ his pen in more than just ink…”

Tennyson and that dick Ulysses

Shockingly enough, this actually isn’t a post about my hots for that book with “Yes I said/ Yes I will/ Yes”.

Over break in the midst of an alcohol fueled academic frenzy, the Chemist, Viking, and I (note the Oxford comma…..) 1,311 more words


Boredom begets boredom, and impulsive acts get you fired from job after job.  When you left the low-rent co-op in the Pacific Northwest and crossed the continent and then the Atlantic you told me that you had no interest in forging the uncreated conscience of your race, class, gender, or vegan anarcho-syndicalist sub-culture.  116 more words



What counsel has the hooded moon
Put in thy heart, my shyly sweet,
Of Love in ancient plenilune,
Glory and stars beneath his feet - 360 more words

2. april

Tu stojim/ Here I stand
…večno s pogledom na mesto, kjer živi moja duša / forever overlooking the city in which my soul lives.

The statue of James Joyce in Trieste where roughly 15 years of his remarkable life were spent.

Journey's End

For the past eight months I have read nothing but Irish writing and literature, in all its shapes and forms. It has been an interesting experience. 3,276 more words

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