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Some Books by David Bruce

RETELLINGS OF A CLASSIC WORK OF LITERATURE Ben Jonson’s The Alchemist: A Retelling https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/731768 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZEHJnB1_5RpznJDgrdO9Fzkz0R5nqF6n/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s The Arraignment, or Poetaster: A Retelling  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1144681 https://anecdotesandmusic.wordpress.com/2022/05/02/david-bruce-ben-jonsons-the-arraignment-or-poetaster-a-retelling-free-pdf/ https://drive.google.com/file/d/1S1nIEZ7fgHIyV4-ZDozfJ4FcVUlaC13_/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair: A Retelling  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/759774 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SIoalHNdD99q9jKmXO3kVvh8ydxB4to8/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s The Case is Altered: A Retelling  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1112743 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1WHn6mnGPDbZlTus6A644w0TCg_QoNDE4/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s Catiline’s Conspiracy: A Retelling  … Continue reading

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PUTIN’S WAR

BEFORE PUTIN’S WAR Drive & Listen Here you watch caideos of people driving in a city and you can tune into a radio station from that city. Drive & Listen in Kyiv, Ukraine, and in Moscow, Russia, both from before … Continue reading

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Ukraine: Before and After

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Snippa and Snopp (YouTube)

Little boys refer to their nether-regions as “pee-pees” and “wee-wees” among other things, what sort of slang do young girls use to refer to their nether-regions? I’m sorry if this comes off as creepy; I’m just curious because I just … Continue reading

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HAIKU: ARMISTICE DAY CAME

Originally posted on The Reluctant Poet:
By Charles Robert Lindholm Armistice Day Came An Illusion Of Peace A Dream Unfulfilled Copyright © 2018 Charles Robert Lindholm – All Rights Reserved Please Come Explore My Archive!

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fall in love

Originally posted on Annette Rochelle Aben:
From colors to crunch Autumn’s beauty’s everywhere Magic in the air ©2018 Annette Rochelle Aben

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Edgar Lee Masters: Bert Kessler (Spoon River Anthology)

I WINGED my bird, Though he flew toward the setting sun; But just as the shot rang out, he soared Up and up through the splinters of golden light, Till he turned right over, feathers ruffled, With some of the … Continue reading

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Dante’s PARADISE, Canto 7: PARADISE PATTERN

Source: Wikimedia Commons (Public Domain) *** PARADISE PATTERN *** Dante describes scene He talks to one of the souls Beatrice helps him *** NOTE: Dante follows a certain pattern in Paradise: 1) When Dante arrives at a new planet or star, … Continue reading

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Dante’s PARADISE, Canto 5: God’s Greatest Gift

https://pixabay.com/en/money-purse-bank-note-euro-leather-494163/ *** GOD’S GREATEST GIFT *** When we make a vow — Free will is God’s greatest gift — Sacrifice free will *** NOTE: God’s greatest gift to us is free will: It is a gift that is like God. … Continue reading

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Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 31: JESUS

https://pixabay.com/en/savior-religion-icon-orthodoxy-1971118/ *** JESUS *** Has human nature — Both natures at the same time — Has divine nature *** https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2017/03/05/dantes-purgatory-canto-31-retelling-forest-of-eden-lethe/ *** https://www.amazon.com/Dantes-Purgatory-Retelling-David-Bruce-ebook/dp/B00BH719IC/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

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