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Review: Pelléas and Mélisande – Theatre Royal, Glasgow

First published in The Times, Monday February 27 2017

Four Stars

For lengthy stretches of David McVicar’s new production of Debussy’s only completed opera, the audience is confronted with a plain black curtain while the orchestra plays between scenes. 451 more words

Notes on Melancholy, part 3

Each night about this time he puts on sadness like a garment and goes on writing.
from Anne Carson: “Short Talk On Ovid” (1992)

Advent Psalms - Saturday Week Two

Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock!
You who are enthroned upon the cherubim, shine forth before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh. 263 more words


Assignment 5 - Feedback

Once again the overall comments from my tutor were positive, “It’s great to see the continuing evidence of your close engagement with the course materials and tangential reading in this final assignment” 971 more words

Part 5 Assignment

The Frye Museum is ALWAYS Free: Seattle Sights to see soon

You will love this small museum. It is free. It has a small restaurant. It has a terrific shop. Most important, it has several interesting shows.  116 more words
Sights To See In Seattle


Hammershoi was a Danish artist known for his paintings of the city of Copenhagen. He often painted domestic scenes such as interior doors, windows and homes. 29 more words