Sunday, April 20, 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014

He is not here



"Peter. Is your social worker inside that horse?" TV's Hannibal is the bomb.

If you are psychologically minded,

or interested in the deeper workings of psychiatry as related to psycho- and socio- pathic evil,
 [and can squint your eyes at times to protect your soul from some of the most exquisitely grotesque scenes of evil ever imagined and filmed (and displayed on network television no  less...)
Hannibal is a dish you may want to try.
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Hannibal: Diner's Club

Will Graham, the protagonist, is awesome.
Hannibal Lector, the antagonist, is awesome.
the writing the music the art the cast the insanity the visuals the irony the food the cleverness the depth the build  up and up and up and

Hannibal poster: Will Graham (Hugh Dancy)

a snip from Wikipedia

Hannibal is an American psychological thrillerhorror television series developed by Bryan Fuller for NBC. The series is based on characters and elements appearing in the novel Red Dragon by Thomas Harris and focuses on the budding relationship between FBI special investigator Will Graham and Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a forensic psychiatrist destined to become Graham's most cunning enemy.

probably the key to the whole series depends
on these two characters:


Tuesday, April 15, 2014

farm grandmother

She saw it clearly.
Everyone walked about manifesting themselves.
The sad sinners bouncing around
Miserable and spreading

All one was able to do was walk about,
[the city was a cesspool of blindness]
 each encounter alleviate
the delusion or pain to the extent one can ease it.
that it is allowed to be eased.
like washing a cut,
like wiping a mouth
As Jesus took Pilate as far as he could go… (and Peter and John ...and Mary...)
and with Herod said nothing, 
lest it redound to herod’s greater hell 
(which herod's life created.

Who walking about is filled with peace and sureness, joy and grace?    easter poem todd