The Gods of Greece | Friedrich von Schiller #poem

Photo by Daiga Ellaby on Unsplash Last week I read Sally Rooney's new novel, Beautiful World, Where Are You? (review to come). Her book title was inspired by the 2018 Liverpool Biennial statement, which came from a line in an 1819 composition by Franz Schubert (D677), which he based on stanza from the 1788 Friedrich Schiller poem, The Gods of Greece (Die … Continue reading The Gods of Greece | Friedrich von Schiller #poem

Stories & Shout Outs #43

My Week: Same as last week, except I am now double vaxxed! What I'm Reading: Mrs Marsh | Virginia FeitoBewilderment | Richard PowersThe Bombay Prince | Sujata Massey (book 3 in the Perveen Mistry series)Meditations | Marcus Aurelius (translator Gregory Hays)Committed Writings | Albert Camus (translator Justin O'Brien)The Countess From Kirribilli | Joyce Morgan (bio)Julia … Continue reading Stories & Shout Outs #43