“A Plague on your Houses”

"A PLAGUE ON YOUR HOUSES"  That was William Shakespeare in his play, "Romeo and Juliet," written in 1592.  [Act 3, Scene 1].   Appropriate at this time of our pandemic. For Europe had, by Shakespeare's writing, already suffered two hundred years of the Black Death!  Let's investigate. The "Plague" is caused by a lowly bacterium, one [...]

Decipherment

 DECIPHERMENT  It's a writing thing.  I do it all the time.  At times, I've made a living from it.  The reading of words backward.  Trying to break the code as to what is really meant, what is left out, and what is the true thinking really going on. Writing is not the science of mathematics.  [...]