Ithaca by Constantine P. Cavafy (1863 - 1933) When you set out on your journey to Ithaca, pray that the road is long, full of adventure, full of knowledge. The Lestrygonians and the Cyclops, and the angry Poseidon -- do not fear them: You will never find such as these on your path, if your thoughts… Continue reading The Journey
The Jew's Daughter is an interactive, non-linear, multi-valent narrative, a storyspace that is unstable but nonetheless remains organically intact, progressively weaving itself together by way of subtle transformations on a single virtual page. (Say that five times fast.) What? Yeah, I don't know either. Click here to read the entire thing. It goes on for pages and… Continue reading The Jew’s Daughter or, Bad Poetry: I’ll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours
Oh me! Oh life! of the questions of these recurring,Of the endless trains of the faithless, of cities fill’d with the foolish,Of myself forever reproaching myself, (for who more foolish than I, and who more faithless?)Of eyes that vainly crave the light, of the objects mean, of the struggle ever renew’d,Of the poor results of… Continue reading O me! O life!