Your Brave New World

THE TEMPEST William Shakespeare ALON. Now all the blessings Of a glad father compass thee about! Arise, and say how thou cam’st here. MIR. O, wonder! How many goodly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world, That has such people in ’t! PROS. ’Tis new to thee. Thomas More, lord […]

The Seeker

One of the many mysteries of Emily Dickinson’s life is the exact nature of her religious and spiritual commitments. Much like her contemporary Herman Melville, Emily Dickinson apparently could neither believe nor be comfortable in her disbelief, as Nathaniel Hawthorne said about the author of Moby-Dick. In her letters, she often refers to herself as […]