Monthly Archives: August 2011

Day 14: Food


It’s noon and it’s time to eat, so Bloom finds his way to a typical period restaurant and looks around for a moment. Given his dietary concerns, it’s not surprising that our guy is not very happy with what he … Continue reading

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Day 13: Fox Hunting


A strange figure appears while Bloom is talking to Mrs. Breen: A bony form strode along the cubstone from the river staring with a rapt gaze into the sunlight through a heavystringed glass. Tight as a skullpiece a tiny hat … Continue reading

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Day 12: M Ad Man


Bloom muses a little about his job, noting some good spots for posters and deriding a line of men with placards and top hats and remarking how women make better advertising. It really is difficult not to read this book … Continue reading

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Day 11: Poor Sick Kid Here


Back after a week of vacation. So now we cut back to Mr. Bloom, who continues his wanderings through Dublin.  Bloom happens up on another member of the family Deadalus, this one a girl standing outside an auction house. Deadalus’ … Continue reading

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