Thursday, September 27, 2012

A Kenning for Thor’s Day

Filed under: General — m759 @ 1:23 AM

"A kenning… is a circumlocution
used instead of an ordinary noun
in Old Norse, Old English and
later Icelandic poetry." — Wikipedia

Note the title of Tuesday's post High White in the Dark Fields.

Related material, in memory of a composer-lyricist 
who died Monday (NY Times ) or Tuesday (LA Times )—

"Somewhere there's heaven…"

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