Postings with tag: scrivener
scrivener, 43, age, ageless, antiquity, artist, believes, boss, business, clock prawls, confront, consider, copy, copyist, dismiss, disruptive, documents, easiest, elderly, elders
July 26, 2012
The short story by Herman Melville, “Bartleby, the Scrivener”, is a first person narration about a copyist who refuses to do the job he was hired for and the inability of the narrator, the scrivener’s boss, to dismiss his disruptive employee. The narrator is a “rather elderly man” who is…
I`m as old as Antiquity(a poem inspired by a comment made by another poet--"How old are you?" -March 26/10 by Dana-The Cyberpoet
March 26, 2010
In the poetic hourglass is time a dimension?