Ashamedly I admit haven’t been reading much poetry since my graduate student days over a decade ago. As chance would have it, I came across a PDF version of “Paradise Lost” recently and I remembered how that one small bit that we read in college, about Satan luring Eve into eating the forbidden fruit, was a revelation to me – mostly because I thought it would be boring, and because I didn’t think I would understand it even in my native language, let alone in English. 1,147 more words
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I’ve been reading Paradise Lost by John Milton and was inspired to paint Eve’s Dream from Book V, The Argument. This painting illustrates the moment Eve bites into the forbidden fruit in her dream. 202 more words
Paradise Lost have premiered a new video for their song “Terminal,” via Decibel. The song is from the band’s latest album, The Plague Within, which is available now, and the footage was captured during a special fan event that took place in Bielefeld, Germany on August 17, 2015.
I wrote this really long thing and then realised it sounded pretty bad when I read it back to myself, so you get this instead.
I shouldn’t take naps so late. Because now I’m bored. Not tired (although I should definitely go to sleep so I can get up for work on time…), but not really interested in doing much else, either. 201 more words