Archive for September 11th, 2008

Shakespeare for connoisseurs

September 11, 2008

Damyan Yakov Publishers delights us with a bi-lingual (English, Bulgarian) 2008 luxury edition of William Shakespeare’s sonnets. Translation – Valeri Petrov. For connoisseurs.


‘She carved thee for her seal, and meant thereby
Thou shouldst print more, not let that copy die.’ (11)

Sights one never forgets

September 11, 2008

Fourteen years ago the view from Windows on the World left me speechless – it was an unforgettable panorama from up there.

Seven years ago what I saw on TV left me speechless. For different reasons.
Image source: sxc.hu (In Memoriam 9/11).