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Tag Archives: Geoffrey Chaucer

WHAT A SYNECDOCHE!

WORDS CAN arise in the most circuitous ways. I was reading about French president Francois Hollande’s relational complexities—His Élysée Palace live-in pal, Valérie Trierweiler, apparently moving out in response to … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

CHAUCER’S FUTURE SHOCK

IT’S SAID we live in a time of future shock. And certainly I would agree with this as to our means of communication. Mobile devices, for example, evolve with astounding … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · Leave a comment