When I read that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was to be executed for his role in the Boston Marathon bombing, I immediately scrolled down to the comments. I was not surprised at what I found, but a little dismayed. 496 more words
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Every time I read a Neil Gaiman novel, it’s like being gifted the most exquisitely beautiful reset button for any and every problem jamming my mental gears. 569 more words
‘Cut is the branch that might have grown full straight’ (Dr Faustus).
Are the endings of Renaissance plays implicit in their beginnings? Often this is the case, at least in those Renaissance tragedies where the classical Greek chorus was in whole or part adopted. 927 more words