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Posts from — August 2010

Sinner in the Hands of an Angry God

We’re near the end of “Sonneteer,” the middle section of my manuscript Other Voices. Tonight’s podcast, “Sinner in the Hands of an Angry God,” takes the conflation of religious and erotic language in a rather different direction than does the Song of Solomon. Listen here.

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August 29, 2010   No Comments

Some Stranger

Another sonnet from my mss Other Voices, “Some Stranger,”  along with the previous “Mysterious Ways” and the next two sonnets, are encounters with the numinous. None of them go well.

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August 28, 2010   No Comments

Mysterious Ways

The thirteenth of sixteen sonnets in “Sonneteer,” the second section of Other Voices, is “Mysterious Ways.” It involves a hurricane. Listen here.

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August 15, 2010   No Comments

Just Call Me Frank

This latest sonnet from Other Voices could have been autobiography. I was lucky. Listen here.

In the Other Voices section of the left sidebar there are links to everything podcast so far from the manuscript.

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August 14, 2010   No Comments

Succubus

Who sought whom? Does it matter? Listen here.

This is going to take longer than the two months I’d envisioned. It really isn’t possible for me to do this nearly every night and that’s a good thing — I’ve got a life I like.

All the Other Voices podcasts so far are here, and the sonnets so far from the second section, “Sonneteer,”  are here.

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August 5, 2010   No Comments