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What Does This Movie Mean? Ancient Greece in 1980’s Texas: The Coens’ “Blood Simple”

Lets begin by dispelling a common misconception among the movie’s following:  Julian Marty is not Greek — at least not literally.  He merely references Greece in conversation parallel to how Loren Visser references Russia.  1,406 more words


Hangover trouble

As many of my regular 6 or 7 readers may already know, I often turn to the Ancient Greeks and their old mythology for my writing inspiration… 1,580 more words

(the new) Bacchanalia

Dinner with two of my high school girlfriends. Here are the highlights from Bacchanalia:

Cocktails and an amuse bouche.

I would like 5 more crab fritters, please. 34 more words


Star Provisions and Bacchanalia Moving to New Location in Westside

Westside’s restaurants Star Provisions and Bacchanalia are moving to the new Ellsworth Industrial Boulevard building, also in Westside, after finishing some repairs. Owner Anne Quatrano is excited about the new location. 85 more words


The Kitchen at Bacchanalia loses its shine

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

For a Michelin-starred restaurant, changing its chef is a serious issue. Will the new guy be good enough for the restaurant to retain its star? 769 more words

Current Affairs

The Wild Moon

across night skies
stars falling
and the moon
twisting round

As nocturnal creatures
leave their dens
through solitary openness

The wild moon
calls… 29 more words

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