Great recordings of E.E. Cummings reading his poetry

While there are many amazing readers out there with fantastic voices, there is no replacement for hearing an author read their own work. Finding recordings of those long deceased and hearing their words in their own voice is a thrilling experience. For that reason on this site we like to highlight these recordings and soContinue reading “Great recordings of E.E. Cummings reading his poetry”

James Joyce reading an excerpt from Ulysses

Back in 2014 I found myself living in Huntsville, Alabama, and very unhappy. One dark night I started planning a trip to see a couple friends, which eventually morphed into a solo 80 day trip around the United States, ostensibly to finish writing my first novel. I avoided flying whenever possible, resulting in many hoursContinue reading “James Joyce reading an excerpt from Ulysses”