“Ertrinken. Versinken. Unbewusst, Hochste Lust!” – “To drown. To fully submerge. Unconscious, Utmost Ecstasy!” -Final words from Richard Wagner’s Neptunian immersed musical masterpiece,“Tristan Und Isolde”. Wuthering Heights. Civil Disobedience. Faust. Jane Eyre. Madame Bovary. The House of the the Seven Gables. Leaves of Grass. Moby Dick. The Charge of the Light Brigade. Dziady. The […]Read more "The Romantic Age – When Neptune served as Mankind’s Muse"
According to the heavens, the world’s concept of Fraternity needs some 21st century updating on both sides of the political fence. *Originally written on January 18th, 2015 “So in order to try to keep everybody reasonably happy together, we have promoted secularism, giving way to a new motto: Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité, Laïcité.” – Sylvie Kauffmann, […]Read more "Global Fraternity: An Astrological Analysis of France’s 2015 Terrorist Attacks – Part II"
On the streets of Paris, the revolutionary phrase of “Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite” is once again being uttered, followed by the words “Je suis Charlie”. *Originally written on January 14th, 2015 Fraternity. Along with “Liberty” and “Equality”, the three words when brought together form the slogan-like battle cry of revolt which fueled the peasant populace of […]Read more "Global Fraternity: Astrological Analysis of France’s 2015 Terrorist Attacks – Part I"
“The New England Historic Genealogical Society traced the family trees of the three major presidential candidates. US presidential hopeful Barack Obama is a distant relative not only of President George W Bush but also of wartime British prime minister Winston Churchill according to US researchers.” – ABC News, March 26th, 2008 “We do not want […]Read more "Winston Churchill: Envisioning Victory in the Darkest of Times"
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A portrait of King Richard III by an unknown artist. Note the raised right shoulder indicating the monarch’s severe scoliosis. *Originally written on February 8th, 2013 Part the Third: This Son of York made Glorious….Last Summer On August 25th, 2012, the same date in 1485 when the body of King Richard III was buried, according […]Read more "Now is the Winter of History’s Discontent: Richard III’s Revised Remains, Part III"
You, Sir, are worse than Hitler….at least according to Shakespeare and film renditions of his play, such as this 1995 Nazified version with Ian McKellen as Richard III. (britannica.com) *Originally written February 7th, 2013 Part the Second – My Kingdom For A Car Park? Alongside Macbeth and Titus Andronicus, Richard III stands to be one […]Read more "Now is the Winter of History’s Discontent: Richard III’s Revised Remains, Part II"