Odd Coincidence

Carole's brother sent us a complete set of The Prisoner DVDs, mailing them on the day Partick McGoohan died, aged 80. Here is the obit from The Guardian. I remember being pleasantly mystified by the series back in the day & think they're probably worth another look. I mean, as long as I'm on sabbatical & all -- as examples of a certain kind of storytelling.

Author: jd

Joseph Duemer is Professor of Literature Emeritus at Clarkson University in northern New York state. His most recent book of poems is Magical Thinking from Ohio State University Press. Since the mid-1990s he has spent a good deal of time in Vietnam, mostly Hanoi. He lives with his wife Carole & five terriers (four Jack Russells & one Patterdale) on the stony bank of the Raquette River in South Colton.