Jabberwocky By Lewis Carroll


‘Twas brillig, and the slithy toves
Did gyre and gimble in the wabe;
All mimsy were the borogoves,
And the mome raths outgrabe.

“Beware the Jabberwock, my son! 138 more words

"In His Own Write" one degree of separation from "Finnegans Wake"

In His Own Write and later lyrics by John Lennon, and their relation to James Joyce and Finnegans Wake

When John Lennon’s first book came out in 1964 it was suggested that he was influenced by James Joyce for his use of wordplay and nonsensical storylines.   545 more words

One Degree Of Separation

38: Passion Project- Alice in Wonderland

I am very VERY passionate about Alice in Wonderland. Most people don’t know this, but Lewis Carroll is actually the nom de plume of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson who was a mathematician and logician. 659 more words

Beth and Chrissi Do Kid-Lit 2014 - FEBRUARY READ - Through The Looking Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll

What’s it all about?:

In 1865, English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-1898), aka Lewis Carroll, wrote a fantastical adventure story for the young daughters of a friend. 697 more words

Book Reviews

WWW Wednesday #32

Welcome to another WWW Wednesday, and thanks as ever to MizB for hosting.

To join in you need to answer 3 questions..

•What are you currently reading? 188 more words

Book Reviews

Yakushimaru in Wonderland

“Long has paled that sunny sky:

Echoes fade and memories die:

Autumn frosts have slain July.”

-A poem from “Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There,” by Lewis Carroll…

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I find the poem “Jabberwocky” to be quite conducive to keeping a steady running pace. I present it here for your enjoyment:

from Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There… 177 more words

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