Daily Archives: January 26, 2019

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s RICHARD II: A Retelling in Prose — Act 3, Scene 4

— 3.4 — In the garden of one of the Duke of York’s houses, the Queen and two ladies talked. The Queen said, “What entertainment shall we devise here in this garden to drive away the gloomy thought of sorrow?” … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Dante’s INFERNO: A Discussion Guide — “Canto 19: The Simonists”

“Canto 19: The Simonists” The Inferno is divided into three major subdivisions — incontinence, violence, and fraud. Of course, we know that heresy is also punished in the Inferno, although it does not fit into the pagan classification of sins … Continue reading

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