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Now I Will Believe that there are Unicorns

Now I will believe that there are unicorns.

William Shakespeare – The Tempest


Quote of the Day

The empty vessel makes the greatest sound.

Henry V, Act IV, Scene iv


Third Witch – Jackie French

Harper Collins

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Macbeth has been my favourite Shakespearean play ever since studying it at school and being taken to a very atmospheric production for an excursion. 324 more words

Childrens Books

Fair is foul and foul is fair

I wish I had some more book-related things to share at the moment, but there’s been a lot going on the past couple of weeks. I’ve been house/cat sitting for a friend, which has taken up way more time than I expected it to. 134 more words

Book Blogger

Sin from my lips? O trespass sweetly urg'd. Give me my sin again.

A sin so sweet that the saints do not look towards us,

They choose to watch the sun set over the sea,

While your eyes pull me in closer and thus, 86 more words


The Female Malvolio/a: National Theatre & Globe

This year we saw two major Twelfth Night’s open: Simon Godwin’s at the National’s Olivier, and Emma Rice’s final summer production at the Globe theatre/museum. Interestingly – or not, your call – both of the Malvolio’s were played by female actors (*gasp*). 1,385 more words

National Theatre

I have of late, but wherefore I know not, lost all my mirth

I really need to learn the whole of that damn soliloquy.  It pops into my head a lot.  I didn’t get to do Hamlet in school but when we did Macbeth I got made to learn the ‘tomorrow’ one…  I still remember it.   533 more words