Odysseus: the poet as man, the sufferer at the mercy of the gods, which is misery //
Dionysos: the poet as god, the sufferer of divine madness, which is ecstasy //
Both wanderers, both brutal warriors, both the exemplars of what we might be //
The entire journey from the anniversary of the death of Aleister Crowley to the Spring Equinox. Two hours and fifty-one minutes of Yours Truly channeling Odysseus and Dionysos, with profuse thanks to Ezra Pound, Homer, James Joyce, Nonnos, and my daughter Jezebel.