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Tag Archives: William Shakespeare

BEAR WITH ME, DEAR, AS I SPEAK CREATIVELY

I MAY have had more pressing matters on my mind, but I was also musing on the difficulties of the English language, its pronunciation and spelling. It’s quite enough for … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · 8 Comments

HAPPY (SORT OF) BIRTHDAY, WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

RECORDS INDICATE William Shakespeare was baptized on April 26, 1564, precisely 450 years ago. Well, not precisely, because of England’s Gregorian Calendar change in the 1700s. In fact, his actual … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

SHAKESPEARE, INC.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE a loan shark? A tax dodger? Worse yet, a hedge trader? Or was he merely a man of his Elizabethan times? And the greatest dramaturgist of all time? … Continue reading

April 3, 2013 · Leave a comment