Daily Archives: December 2, 2017

Dante’s Inferno, Canto 18: FLATTERERS

Engraver: Auguste Doré *** Shitty flatterers Mouths mouthed shitty flattery Now they live in shit *** https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2017/01/17/dantes-inferno-chapter-18-retelling-panders-and-seducers-flatterers/ *** http://www.lulu.com/shop/david-bruce/dantes-inferno-a-retelling-in-prose/paperback/product-23014882.html https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/89244 ***

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David Bruce: Illness and Injury Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/doctor-hospital-bed-delivery-labor-840127/ When he was a child growing up in Harlem, children’s book author Walter Dean Myers used to dance in the streets for money, which he used to buy his favorite red-colored icy pops. One day, after he had danced … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Ben Jonson’s VOLPONE: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 6

— 2.6 — “Let him come in.” The servant exited. Corvino, assuming that Volpone had died and that Mosca had come to tell him that news, said to himself, “His master’s dead. There’s yet some good to counteract the bad.” … Continue reading

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