U22E6 Bowing My Head to the Hades Episode

Listening to U22 this week, I contemplate my rumored mortality. I can ignore it for days at a time, but the obscuring clouds are stratus now, not cumulus, so I rode in the carriage with Paddy Dignam’s mourners. Simon Dedalus was sufficiently decrepit and feared that the horses shook bells for him. Cunningham and PowerContinue reading “U22E6 Bowing My Head to the Hades Episode”

(U) Episode 6 Hades: An “Original” Sonnet, “Will You Reduce Paddy to a Lump of Clay? (With help from WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE)”

Sonnet: Will Browne reduce him to a lump of clay? As humours shift, calm to intemperate; St. Vitus shook his extremities Gray, His lease is up. They’re here to mark his fate; One time! Too flat the arch of vital signs, Macintosh has goodman Dignam limed; Inactive Paddy willingly reclines, He’ll miss the three-sheet morningContinue reading “(U) Episode 6 Hades: An “Original” Sonnet, “Will You Reduce Paddy to a Lump of Clay? (With help from WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE)””