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Pandora's stories: The legacy of Odysseus

Tell me, O muse, of that ingenious hero who travelled far and wide after he had sacked the famous town of Troy. Many cities did he visit, and many were the nations with whose manners and customs he was acquainted; moreover he suffered much by sea while trying to save his own life and bring his men safely home… 451 more words

Pandora's Stories

Dear Writers

Dear Writers,

Thank you to everyone who submitted to the 2015 edition of The Ogham Stone! The poems, stories and pieces are in and are currently being read by our editorial team. 33 more words


“How am I going to read this?”

The words James Joyce and Ulysses typically fill most readers with a sense of dread and trepidation. Ulysses has gained an almost mythical status with most critics agreeing that it is one of the foremost literary texts in the English language. 616 more words


The Last Mile - Day 4

Some background information about my mom, lest you have information about her only from her dying days –

As I mentioned in another post, my mom was brilliant. 437 more words


Oxen of the Sun

If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that film/text adaptation interests me. Especially, that D.W.Griffiths cited Dickens as the source of his inspiration for the techniques of movie making that Griffiths became famous for. 455 more words