The Dance of Life

Dublin Core

Title

The Dance of Life

Subject

Coming to terms with time, change, loss

Description

Prose piece in which the narrator travels to the Holy Island of Iona to come to terms with his or her grief.
“The cycle of the year, or seasons, can easily be traced; but the universal spiral is indeed so vast, that mortals, seeing but a part, thought it was a straight and narrow path with a goal at the end.”

Creator

Prose by Jane Hay
Headpiece by Nellie Baxter

Publisher

Patrick Geddes & Colleagues

Date

Summer 1896

Rights

Public Domain
Source: 1) Ryerson University Library Archives and Special Collections; 2) Private Collection (Dennis Denisoff)

Relation

Yellow Nineties 2.0, edited by Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, Ryerson University Centre for Digital Humanities
visit the Evergreen Volumes at Yellow Nineties 2.0

Language

English

Type

Image, Text
Prose

Identifier

EGV3_hay_dance
EGV3o_decorp_p32
EGV3o_baxter_head_p32

Date Created

17 May 2017, KF

Date Modified

13 June 2017, KF
7 Nov 2017, ljk

License

Creative Commons