Daily Archives: December 8, 2017

David Bruce: Letters Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/writing-pen-man-boy-male-ink-1149962/ For a while, writers Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur ran a movie studio in which they produced their own scripts. They had a policy of not responding to letters, instead hiring someone to burn their mail each day, unread. … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Ben Jonson’s VOLPONE: A Retelling — Act 3, Scenes 5-6

— 3.5 — Mosca entered the room and said, “May God save you, madam!” “Good sir,” Lady Would-be said. “Mosca?” Volpone said. “Welcome. Welcome to my redemption.” Mosca went over to Volpone and asked, “What do you mean, sir?” Volpone … Continue reading

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