Musical Interlude with Vikings: Helvegen (Path of Death)

https://youtu.be/cg0TQyjdHJ0 Old Norweigan—————————————————--English translation Kven skal syngje meg—————————————Who shall sing me i daudsvevna slyngje meg———————————into the death-sleep sling me når eg på Helvegen går————————————When I walk on the Path of Death og dei spora eg trår er kalde, så kalde—————and the tracks I tread are cold, so cold Eg songane søkte——————————————-I sought the songs Eg … Continue reading Musical Interlude with Vikings: Helvegen (Path of Death)

Insomnium/ Inosculation/ William Blake : Musical Interlude and Word of the Day in Poetry Corner

by O Society Mar 6, 2019 Musical Interlude: Insomnium Make sure the volume knob on your Marshall stack of amps goes all the way up to 11 and press play... https://youtu.be/sZmK2ZWBxQc Through the Shadows ~ Walk away from the world Give in all you got Do not bother to try Fight till the last drop … Continue reading Insomnium/ Inosculation/ William Blake : Musical Interlude and Word of the Day in Poetry Corner

This Land; Gary Clark Jr (Musical Interlude)

This Land; A Musical Interlude with Gary Clark Jr https://youtu.be/9KgNaRQ_J-c by O Society Feb 25, 2019 Having an ongoing discussion with several of our O Society readers and writers about American Exceptionalism aka "Celebrating other people's accomplishments as if they were your own." Sometimes this is a good thing. Sometimes it is not so good. … Continue reading This Land; Gary Clark Jr (Musical Interlude)

The End of the Cold War and Macbeth

by Vladimir Golstein Off-Guardian   It would be naïve to think Shakespeare's Macbeth is only about some “vaulting” and murderous ambition. Macbeth does not acquire the throne with the intention of controlling his subjects. In fact, in his quest to secure his rule, he strives to control the very idea of time and change. It is … Continue reading The End of the Cold War and Macbeth