SHAKESPEARE ONCE SAID Shakespeare once said: The Prince of Darkness is a Gentleman (But never a lunatic) Or a spy That night when Shakespeare saw Marlowe Only briefly In the mirror When words came to him In the silence Of the night air or From a bottle Or a muse When dreamers, poets were … Continue reading Shakespeare Once Said
Shakespeare threw down his pencil, said I think I'm gonna start layin brick. There's too much of this "Romeo stuff" enough to make anybody sick. To be or not to be I mean what's that supposed to mean? I'm changing my image tomorrow, be a groupie, make the scene ~ John Cougar Mellencamp, Pray For … Continue reading Shakespeare
Death to the Death of Poetry
By Donald Hall Some days, when you read the newspaper, it seems clear that the United States is a country devoted to poetry. You can delude yourself reading the sports pages. After finding two references to “poetry in motion,” apropos of figure skating and the Kentucky Derby, you read that a shortstop is the poet … Continue reading Death to the Death of Poetry
Shakespeare, The Debate Continues …
It is a great comfort, to my way of thinking,” Charles Dickens wrote in 1847, “that so little is known concerning the poet. The life of Shakespeare is a fine mystery and I tremble every day lest something should turn up.” “Is it not strange,” wrote Ralph Waldo Emerson in his journals, “that the transcendent … Continue reading Shakespeare, The Debate Continues …
Marlowe vs. Shakespeare: Wrongful Death and Double Identity
holidaytoy4u: Marlowe versus Shakespeare: Wrongful Death and Double IdentityAn excerpt from the Amazon Kindle collection “Encounters with Authors”:* “Marlowe versus Shakespeare: Wrongful Death and Double Identity”- Murder, deceit, fraud, espionage - brace yourself for a cloak-and-dagger mystery unlike any… Marlowe vs. Shakespeare: Wrongful Death and Double Identity
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Monkeys Are Rewriting Shakespeare …
William Shakespeare is often regarded as the world’s pre-eminent writer, but so what? Most of his complete works are so elementary, they could be written by monkeys. Don’t think so? Just ask Jesse Anderson. NEWS: Monkeys Invent New Fishing Technique Anderson, a software developer in Nevada, is up to some serious monkey business. He recently … Continue reading Monkeys Are Rewriting Shakespeare …
Was Marlowe Really Murdered?
The Murder of Christopher Marlowe… The Murder of Christopher Marlowe Was Marlowe Really Murdered? For the past 50 years or so, a theory has been put forth that Christopher Marlowe was not murdered at all. The proposition is that his killing was faked, and that Marlowe escaped from inevitable prosecution as a heretic by … Continue reading Was Marlowe Really Murdered?