(GJ) Canto II (p.1, ll.21-27).

From Joyce’s Giacomo Joyce:  “The long eyelids beat and lift a burning needleprick stings and quivers in the velvet iris.” An Original Haiku: Would-be seducer’s/ Equivocation of Faith/  Saints made into rogues./ About Giacomo Joyce Canto II: Called Giacomo like Casanova, Joyce has won a small acknowledgment from his prey. Amalia sparks. SHE believes thatContinue reading “(GJ) Canto II (p.1, ll.21-27).”

(GJ) Canto I (p.1, ll. 1-10).

From Joyce’s Giacomo Joyce:  “Yes: a brief syllable. A brief laugh. A brief beat of the eyelids.” An Original Haiku: Who is the Dark She,/  A Birdgirl or the Huntress?/ Jim prey or stalker?/ About Giacomo Joyce Canto I: Joyce’s prose poem is a song of forbidden love that predicts Nobokov’s Lolita.  We find Molly’sContinue reading “(GJ) Canto I (p.1, ll. 1-10).”