Friday, October 08, 2010

To celebrate

To celebrate the eighth anniversary of my having begun this blog, I have made a curious choice: the clip of Dylan Thomas reading his Rabelaisian poem "Lament."  (I thought about posting "Especially When the October Wind," also by Thomas.  And perhaps I shall, later today!)

But here is "Lament."  His voice is exquisitely comic, particularly in the later stanzas:

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Tweaking the template

... in anticipation of the eighth anniversary (October 8) of this seasoned blog!  I don't think I've made the final "tweak" just yet ...