Illustrating James Joyce's Ulysses One Page At A Time
#146 Victoria and Albert

#146 Victoria and Albert

He looked down at the boots he had blacked and polished. She had outlived him. Lost her husband. More dead for her than for me. One must outlive the other. Wise men say. There are more women than men in the world. Condole with her. Your terrible loss. I hope...
#143 Thos. H. Dennany, monumental builder and sculptor.

#143 Thos. H. Dennany, monumental builder and sculptor.

In silence they drove along Phibsborough road. An empty hearse trotted by, coming from the cemetery: looks relieved. Crossguns bridge: the royal canal. Water rushed roaring through the sluices. A man stood on his dropping barge, between clamps of turf. On the towpath...
#144 That is where Childs was murdered, he said.

#144 That is where Childs was murdered, he said.

On the curbstone before Jimmy Geary, the sexton’s, an old tramp sat, grumbling, emptying the dirt and stones out of his huge dustbrown yawning boot. After life’s journey. Gloomy gardens then went by: one by one: gloomy houses. Mr Power pointed. —That is...
#141 A divided drove of branded cattle passed the windows, lowing

#141 A divided drove of branded cattle passed the windows, lowing

The carriage rattled swiftly along Blessington street. Over the stones. —We are going the pace, I think, Martin Cunningham said. —God grant he doesn’t upset us on the road, Mr Power said. —I hope not, Martin Cunningham said. That will be a great race tomorrow in...
The Grype
Straight from the Heart

Straight from the Heart

The Gun Control argument continues, and as always it polarizes the political landscape as various pundits and party policymakers mine it for more juicy controversy to feed their PR machines. I have read the Federalist Papers and have studied James Madison’s...
Money to Bern

Money to Bern

The Minimum Wage debate continues to attract attention, despite the fact that it’s technically already a done deal; it must ultimately be raised. Everyone knows that. Yet big business continues to fight it tooth and nail. Interestingly, for many decades the...