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Sleep to Wake and Wake to Sleep: A comparison of “Prufrock” and “Nightingale”

by Joe Weil Poetry and Poetics
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What draws these poems together is simulation of death-states in relation to the afflatus of night and song—of rising or sinking to the occasion.

The actual slaughter of the gods: The Great Gatsby, Goldman Sachs, and Zombies

by Joe Weil Society
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We worship death and call it ultimate life.