The Grail Code 
John Donne and the Case of the Missing Toilet Paper

<meta name="GENERATOR" content="OpenOffice.org 2.3 (Linux)" /><br /> <style type="text/css"> <!-- @page { size: 8.5in 11in; margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --></style> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">A while ago I was visiting my mother-in-law, a voracious reader of detective novels, and I happened to notice a book called <em><a href="http://www.mysterylovers.com/index.php?target=products&product_id=48285">Critique of Criminal Reason</a> </em><span style="font-style: normal">sitting in her reading queue.</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">“Please don’t tell me that’s ‘Immanuel Kant, Detective,’” I said, painfully aware of the literary fad that has turned everyone from Jane Austen to Oscar Wilde to Groucho Marx into an amateur detective.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">She assured me that it was what I suspected. Furthermore, she tells me now that she enjoyed the book, although (having actually read Kant) I still can’t imagine how the dialogue would go. “I know no investigations more necessary for a full insight into </span>the nature of the faculty which we call understanding, and at the same time for the determination of the rules and limits of its use, than those undertaken in the second chapter of the ‘Transcendental Analytic,’ under the title of ‘Deduction of the Pure Conceptions of the Understanding’; and they have also cost me by far the greatest labor—labor which, I hope, will not remain uncompensated.” That’s one of Kant’s shortest and most lucid sentences.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">But I feel a bit ashamed of myself for making fun of people who make famous authors into detectives, partly because the first volume of my own “Thomas Love Peacock Mystery & Mayhem” series is in proof right now, but mostly because these are people who actually love books and the authors who write them, so much so that they can’t bear the idea of not having any more Jane Austen or Oscar Wilde to read.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">And that’s a wonderful thing, because most contemporary literary study is done by people who really, really hate books.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">I am, of course, being deliberately unfair and even abusive. But that’s not anything new, is it?</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">What brings all this up is a <a href="http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/the_tls/article3712980.ece">long and eloquent essay</a> in the Times Literary Supplement, in which Raymond Tallis carefully disassembles the latest fad in academic literary criticism. </span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">He was provoked by an A. S. Byatt commentary in which she tried to apply “neuroaesthetics” to explain why she liked John Donne. It seems that the age of Deconstructionism is drawing to a close; now literary critics are expected to be neuroscientists, explaining the delicate effects of poetry by referring to the various activities of gray stuff in the brain.</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">Well, they’re not really doing neuroscience, of course. That would involve a lot of hard work. What they’re doing is borrowing some half-digested ideas from neuroscience to make their criticism look all sciencey. And I can’t help feeling that—once again—the main attraction of the theory is its incomprehensibility. Just as with Deconstructionism, the pillar of the theory is jargon. A real neuroscientist would see at once where his science is being distorted and misunderstood, but real neuroscientists don’t live in university English departments. Only an occasional crossover like Raymond Tallis (Emeritus Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Manchester and author of </span><em>The Enduring Significance of Parmenides: Unthinkable Thought</em><span style="font-style: normal">) dares to expose the nonsense, but I have confidence that the academic establishment will be able to dismiss him as a reactionary crank. After all, what does he know about literature? He’s only a scientist.</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">What I loved most about this article, though, was that it gave me a new word to describe what’s wrong with every one of the fashionable schools of literary criticism that wash over the academic world every decade or so, leaving only destruction in their wake. It’s not even Professor Tallis’ word, but he gets the credit for introducing me to it:</p> <blockquote> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">Approaches governed by very general ideas tend to bypass the individual work or author: understanding is replaced by what W. T. Mitchell called “overstanding”. The capacious frame of reference in which the work is located—evident to the critic but not to the author—places the former in a position of knowing superiority vis-à-vis the latter. The work becomes a mere example of some historical, cultural, political, or other trend of which the author will have been dimly aware, if at all. The differences between one author and another are also minimized. Like hypochondriacs, theory-led critics find what they seek: so Jane Austen and the Venerable Bede are alike in representing the hegemony of the colonizer over the colonized, the powerful over the powerless, or the voiced over the voiceless; or in their failure to acknowledge the fictionality of the bourgeois fiction of the self.</p> </blockquote> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">“Overstanding” is exactly the word I’ve been looking for all these years. It distills exactly what I think is wrong with all the critical fads: they all assume that there is nothing to be gained by reading.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">Whether they’re Marxists, Deconstructionists, or Neuroaestheticicsts, the fad critics already know all they mean to know when they open a book. Analyzing a work—and it makes no difference whether it’s <em>Sense and Sensibility</em> or <em>Jane Austen, Girl Detective</em>—is just a matter of showing how it fits the theory. There’s not even the germ of an idea that reading a great book might change the way you see the universe. That’s not on the agenda. We already know how to see the universe; we just have to prove that Homer, Walter Map, William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, August Wilson, or whoever it is we’re reading confirms what we, the smug academics who know everything, have already decreed. Isn’t it lucky that we’re so much smarter than Shakespeare these days?</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">In fact, Shakespeare is no better than the telephone book. They’re both just texts. </span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">Neuroaesthetics is even more reductive than that. “</span>Bellowing in a rage when one discovers that the toilet paper has run out, and someone has neglected to replace it, would involve the very same processes Byatt invokes to explain the particular impact of the poems of a genius, if such processes do occur. The mental objects constructed under such irritating circumstances also involve percepts, memory images, abstract concepts, and an extraordinary confection-by-association of them, as one justifies one’s rage and allocates blame, and deploys sophisticated neural algebras that simultaneously locate oneself in an unsatisfactory toilet and a careless world populated with thoughtless people.<span style="font-style: normal">”</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">I’m going to be using that word “overstanding” a lot.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">This approach to literature is full of tragic consequences, and I use the word “tragic” to mean “like something in a play by Sophocles.” The very people who most love books are the ones who get sucked into these academic movements. But fate inevitably leads them to murder the books they love. By denying the very possibility of an author who knows <em>more</em><span style="text-decoration: none"> than they do, the tragic suckers permanently shut themselves off from the objects of their love. But if they see through the nonsense and refuse to have anything to do with it, they may find themselves cut off from the possibility of devoting their lives to literature in the academic world. </span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal"><span style="text-decoration: none">So why do these schools of criticism flourish? Mostly because </span><em><span style="text-decoration: none">nobody understands them. </span></em><span style="text-decoration: none">They are ultimately nonsense. But no one wants to admit to being baffled by what everyone else seems to understand.</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">Here’s a joke for you:</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">Q. What did the otter say when his friend was swallowed by a walrus?</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="font-style: normal">A. “Hey, look! An</span><em> in-ter-net!</em><span style="font-style: normal">”</span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">Do you get it?</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">Well, of course you don’t. It’s pure nonsense. There’s nothing to get. But have a ten-year-old boy tell that joke to his fifth-grade class at recess, and watch as they all groan knowingly and insist that, yeah, they got it.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal">For a university audience, you have to make the nonsense a little more obscure, but the social principle is the same.</p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-style: normal"> <p class="postmetadata alt"> <small> This entry was posted on Tuesday, April 15th, 2008 at 10:32 am and is filed under <a href="http://www.grailcode.com/archives/category/literary-criticism" title="View all posts in Literary Criticism" rel="category tag">Literary Criticism</a>. You can follow any responses to this entry through the <a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/john-donne-and-the-case-of-the-missing-toilet-paper/feed'>RSS 2.0</a> feed. You can <a href="#respond">leave a response</a>, or <a href="http://www.grailcode.com/archives/john-donne-and-the-case-of-the-missing-toilet-paper/trackback" rel="trackback">trackback</a> from your own site. </small> </p> </div> </div> <!-- You can start editing here. --> <h3 id="comments">23 Responses to “John Donne and the Case of the Missing Toilet Paper”</h3> <ol class="commentlist"> <li class="alt" id="comment-54466"> <cite>Jeannie Dahl</cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-54466" title="">November 23rd, 2008 at 9:03 am</a> </small> <p>You would most likely enjoy the work of Herr Doktor Professor B. P. von Korncrake.</p> <p>And excerpt..</p> <p>“I, myself, am complicit in this undertaking, having produced somewhere on the order of 650 academic papers, more than 100 scholarly articles, and fifteen books (none of the latter of which, I am happy to say, remain in print).</p> <p>Of course, I would trade them all in an instant to be able to write a single chapter of H. Rider Haggard, or a single line of Karl May.</p> <p>So yes, I am complicit in this enterprise, but to my credit I have taken the honorable route of making my presentations unusually unintelligible. My papers, when read out loud, are nothing more than 20 mintues of unadulterated tosh, a fact which saves me incalcuable amounts of time in the writing, and confounds my audience into utter silence in the hearing.</p> <p>One would imagine that my listeners would rise up as a body and cast me from the academy as a charlatan, but show me a single academic who is brave enough to say, in front of his colleagues, “I don’t understand,” and I’ll send immediate notice to my friend Diogenes to extinguish his lamp.”</p> <p><a href="http://korncrake.com" rel="nofollow">http://korncrake.com</a></p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-60888"> <cite><a href='http://www.howtoattractmoney.com/Special.html' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>woods</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-60888" title="">March 16th, 2009 at 6:46 am</a> </small> <p>love your website, can you show me where to find information on the secret movie? thank you.</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-452540"> <cite><a href='http://www.monclerpeutereypascher.fr/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>canada goose france</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-452540" title="">January 5th, 2014 at 1:26 am</a> </small> <p>With havin so much content do you ever run into any issues of plagorism or copyright violation? My site has a lot of unique content I’ve either written myself or outsourced but it seems a lot of it is popping it up all over the web without my permission. Do you know any solutions to help stop content from being stolen? I’d certainly appreciate it.<br /> canada goose france <a href="http://www.monclerpeutereypascher.fr/" rel="nofollow">http://www.monclerpeutereypascher.fr/</a></p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-639725"> <cite><a href='http://www.ondosys.org/capdeveo_adaptcms/article/1/News/Welcome-to-AdaptCMS/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>brazzer password</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-639725" title="">September 22nd, 2014 at 7:32 pm</a> </small> <p><strong>brazzer password…</strong></p> <p>…</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-642524"> <cite><a href='http://www.gooddaytrust.org.nz/sponcer/48953' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>check</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-642524" title="">September 27th, 2014 at 10:36 am</a> </small> <p>These are liabilities A solid credit record fixed rate mortgage<br /> fees when you are not being scammed. Your average thirty-year mortgage will either come out<br /> next week, up from 120, 000. They work with the definition of life<br /> as possible-. Whatever the case where the best property.<br /> If you have not been able to bring in your house.</p> <p>This has happened over the term of your loan application onn roll.</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-644631"> <cite><a href='http://theinternetconnect.com' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>online marketing secrets</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-644631" title="">September 30th, 2014 at 9:20 am</a> </small> <p>Outstanding expert articles and style of posting. It<br /> looks like I’ll come back here in the evening and see precisely what<br /> else you might have available <img src='http://www.grailcode.com/wp-includes/images/smilies/icon_smile.gif' alt=':-)' class='wp-smiley' /> !!! So i’m going to find out if I just may possibly identify<br /> some thing involving make money internet!!</p> <p>Visit my homepage … <a href="http://theinternetconnect.com" rel="nofollow">online marketing secrets</a></p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-645665"> <cite><a href='http://nutrasehat.com/obat-keputihan-alami/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>good bacteria</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-645665" title="">October 1st, 2014 at 5:22 pm</a> </small> <p>I love your blog.. very nice colors & theme. Did you design this website yourself or did you hire someone to do it for you?<br /> Plz reply as I’m looking to create my own blog and would like to know where u got this from.<br /> many thanks</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-647715"> <cite><a href='http://giocofree.altervista.org/index.php?task=profile&id=3214' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>add flash</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-647715" title="">October 4th, 2014 at 7:09 am</a> </small> <p>I wwas suggested this website by my cousin. I’m<br /> not sure whether this post is written by him as no one else know such<br /> detailed about my problem. You’re amazing! Thanks!</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-653405"> <cite><a href='http://Eng.hazetvonline.com/blogs/post/22549' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>Portable Generator Diesel</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-653405" title="">October 9th, 2014 at 12:14 am</a> </small> <p>When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox<br /> and now each time a comment is added I get three emails with the same comment.<br /> Is there any way you can remove people from that service?<br /> Thanks a lot!</p> <p>My blog; <a href="http://Eng.hazetvonline.com/blogs/post/22549" rel="nofollow">Portable Generator Diesel</a></p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-655781"> <cite><a href='http://bespoke-envelopes.pen.io/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>stationary bike trainer</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-655781" title="">October 10th, 2014 at 1:58 pm</a> </small> <p>Thanks a bunch for sharing this with all folks you actually recognise<br /> what you are talking about! Bookmarked. Please<br /> also seek advice from my web site =). We may have a link trade contract among us</p> <p>Look at my homepage :: <a href="http://bespoke-envelopes.pen.io/" rel="nofollow">stationary bike trainer</a></p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-657254"> <cite><a href='http://superexoticplaces.tumbr.com' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>http://superexoticplaces.tumbr.com/</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-657254" title="">October 11th, 2014 at 11:40 am</a> </small> <p>The activities you can do fishing, see historical<br /> sites with hanging bridges and bird watch. Online forums like chat rooms and message boards have<br /> definitely evolved with time. You can however, still travel as long<br /> as youre willing Places I Want To Visit (<a href="http://superexoticplaces.tumbr.com" rel="nofollow">http://superexoticplaces.tumbr.com/</a>) do it on a<br /> budget.</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-659184"> <cite><a href='http://www.reddit.com/r/HappyNewYearfullmovie/comments/2g8dra/happy_new_year_full_movie_download_watch_online/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>Happy New Year Movie</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-659184" title="">October 12th, 2014 at 5:38 pm</a> </small> <p>Superb post however , I was wondering if you could write<br /> a litte more on this topic? I’d be very grateful if you could elaborate a<br /> little bit more. Bless you!</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-660129"> <cite><a href='http://info.addictcenter.org' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>Marcy</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-660129" title="">October 13th, 2014 at 8:13 am</a> </small> <p>Very rapidly this web page will be famous among all blogging and site-building users, due to it’s nice articles</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-663577"> <cite><a href='http://friendfuse.com/blogs/19/7/simplifying-actual-specifics-of' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>friendfuse.com</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-663577" title="">October 15th, 2014 at 2:30 pm</a> </small> <p>and this game hilariously butchers the English language.<br /> According to Welch, students were also forced to reveal their ticket violations in the<br /> front with the class. And remember, we’ve got Film - Drunk by way of thanking for that one,<br /> so be guaranteed to stop on by and show ‘em some love.</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-664555"> <cite><a href='http://ricardoalfonsinblog.com/profile-1346/info/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>http://ricardoalfonsinblog.com/profile-1346/info/</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-664555" title="">October 16th, 2014 at 7:29 am</a> </small> <p>I visit day-to-day some web sites and websites to read content, however this web<br /> site offers quality based posts.</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-665859"> <cite><a href='http://trainyourtoddler.com/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>potty training logistic logistic regression jmp</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-665859" title="">October 17th, 2014 at 6:16 am</a> </small> <p>Unquestionably imagine that that you stated.<br /> Your favorite justification appeared to be at the web the easiest thing to bear in mind of.</p> <p>I say to you, I certainly get irked whilst other folks consider issues that they plainly do not know about.<br /> You controlled to hit the nail upon the top and also defined out the entire thing with no need side effect , folks can take a signal.<br /> Will likely be back to get more. Thanks</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-667523"> <cite><a href='http://www.wat.tv/video/watch-arrow-season-full-episodes-7194f_7142z_.html' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>Arrow 2014 TV Series</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-667523" title="">October 18th, 2014 at 3:55 am</a> </small> <p>Hello my friend! I wish to say that this post is awesome, nice written and<br /> come with almost all significant infos. I’d like to look more posts like this .</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-671806"> <cite><a href='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1BAuuZk6CM' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>outsourcing article writing</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-671806" title="">October 20th, 2014 at 10:44 am</a> </small> <p>After I originally commented I appear to have clicked on the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now every time a comment is added<br /> I recieve 4 emails with the exact same comment.</p> <p>Is there an easy method you are able to remove me from that service?<br /> Thanks!</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-674980"> <cite><a href='http://universalgenerators.wordpress.com/2014/05/15/argent-gta-5-gratuit/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>argent gta 5 gratuit</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-674980" title="">October 21st, 2014 at 10:48 pm</a> </small> <p><strong>argent gta 5 gratuit…</strong></p> <p>…</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-699739"> <cite><a href='http://agworld.cc/cv-writing-services-in-jordan' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>cv writing service egypt</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-699739" title="">October 30th, 2014 at 7:17 am</a> </small> <p><strong>cv writing service egypt…</strong></p> <p>…</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-717492"> <cite><a href='http://landbou.net/author/bladeapril8' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>binaere optionen strategie</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-717492" title="">November 5th, 2014 at 5:16 pm</a> </small> <p>What i don’t understood is actually how you’re now noot actually a lot<br /> more neatly-liked than you may bee right now. You are so intelligent.<br /> You know therefore significantly with regards<br /> to this subject, made me personally consider it from so many various<br /> angles. Its like women and men aren’t fascinated unless it’s omething to doo wigh Woman gaga!</p> <p>Your own stuffs excellent. All thhe time handle it up!</p> </li> <li class="" id="comment-745785"> <cite><a href='http://www.23hq.com/reyesbtvx/story/16848541' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>Leandra</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-745785" title="">November 16th, 2014 at 12:58 pm</a> </small> <p>Excellent items from you, man.I’ve have in mind your stuff prior to and you are just extremely fantastic.</p> <p>I really like what you’ve acquired right here, certainly like what you’re stating and the way in which by which<br /> youu assert it. You’re making it enjoyable and youu continue to care for to stay it sensible.</p> <p>I can nnot wait to read far more from you. This is really a terrific site.</p> </li> <li class="alt" id="comment-751264"> <cite><a href='http://www.cviians.tk/groups/u4-simple-fishing-tips-to-catch-you-limit-by-adele-k-bucknor/' rel='external nofollow' class='url'>topstitched leather belt daxx</a></cite> Says: <br /> <small class="commentmetadata"><a href="#comment-751264" title="">November 18th, 2014 at 8:16 am</a> </small> <p>Spot on with this write-up, I absolutely believe this web<br /> site needs much more attention. I’ll probably be back again to read more, thanks for the information!</p> </li> </ol> <h3 id="respond">Leave a Reply</h3> <form action="http://www.grailcode.com/wp-comments-post.php" method="post" id="commentform"> <p><input type="text" name="author" id="author" value="" size="22" tabindex="1" /> <label for="author"><small>Name (required)</small></label></p> <p><input type="text" name="email" id="email" value="" size="22" tabindex="2" /> <label for="email"><small>Mail (will not be published) (required)</small></label></p> <p><input type="text" name="url" id="url" value="" size="22" tabindex="3" /> <label for="url"><small>Website</small></label></p> <!--<p><small><strong>XHTML:</strong> You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> </small></p>--> <p> <textarea name="comment" id="comment" cols="50" rows="10" tabindex="4"></textarea> </p> <p><input name="submit" type="submit" id="submit" tabindex="5" value="Submit Comment" /> <input type="hidden" name="comment_post_ID" value="180" /> </p> </form> </div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> <td width="175" valign="top" bgcolor="#CCCCCC"> <div align="center"> <p><a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0829421599/mikeaquilina-20"> <img src="http://www.grailcode.com/book.jpg" width="100" height="160"></a></p> <p><a href="/index.php"><em>Home</em></a><em><br> <span class="sdbar"> <li class="page_item page-item-16"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/christopher-bailey" title="About the Authors">About the Authors</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-2"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/about" title="About the Book">About the Book</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-119"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/an-international-gallery" title="An International Gallery">An International Gallery</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-113"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/grail-art" title="Grail Art">Grail Art</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-27"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/how-to-order-the-book" title="How to Order the Book">How to Order the Book</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-78"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/how-to-pronounce-those-impossible-welsh-names" title="How to Pronounce Those Impossible Welsh Names">How to Pronounce Those Impossible Welsh Names</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-10"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/links" title="Links">Links</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-4"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/reviews" title="Reviews">Reviews</a></li> <li class="page_item page-item-6"><a href="http://www.grailcode.com/scriptorium" title="Scriptorium">Scriptorium</a></li> </span> </em> <p><strong><em><font size="2">Archives<br></font></em></strong> <span class="sdbar"> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2009/05' title='May 2009'>May 2009</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2009/04' title='April 2009'>April 2009</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2009/03' title='March 2009'>March 2009</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2009/02' title='February 2009'>February 2009</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2008/10' title='October 2008'>October 2008</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2008/07' title='July 2008'>July 2008</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2008/04' title='April 2008'>April 2008</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2008/01' title='January 2008'>January 2008</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/12' title='December 2007'>December 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/11' title='November 2007'>November 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/10' title='October 2007'>October 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/09' title='September 2007'>September 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/08' title='August 2007'>August 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/07' title='July 2007'>July 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/06' title='June 2007'>June 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/05' title='May 2007'>May 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/04' title='April 2007'>April 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/03' title='March 2007'>March 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2007/02' title='February 2007'>February 2007</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/12' title='December 2006'>December 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/11' title='November 2006'>November 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/10' title='October 2006'>October 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/09' title='September 2006'>September 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/08' title='August 2006'>August 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/07' title='July 2006'>July 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/06' title='June 2006'>June 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/05' title='May 2006'>May 2006</a></li> <li><a href='http://www.grailcode.com/archives/2006/04' title='April 2006'>April 2006</a></li> </span></p> <p><a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/grailcode/"><font size="2">RSS Feed</font></a></p> </div> </td> </tr> </table> <table width="100%" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="6"> <tr> <td height="18" bgcolor="#666666"> <div align="center"><font color="#FFFFFF" size="2"><em>(C) 2006 Mike Aquilina and Christopher Bailey</em></font></div></td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </div></td> </tr> </table> <div align="center"> <br> </div> </body> </html> <!-- Dynamic Page Served (once) in 0.154 seconds --> <!-- Cached page served by WP-Cache -->