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An Overview of Shakespeare's Sonnets

(The purpose of these brief notes is to assist you in forming an overview of the poet’s work.  For this reason the material is presented as a series of ‘thinking points’, grouped under general headings.  1,102 more words


“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” Lao Tzu

How she loves her Peppa drawing pad (Thank you Soph X), she is so interested in colouring, now she can colour between the lines. It’s almost as if she has decided that now she can do that she can do anything colouring related. 492 more words


"Hidden in Plain Sight" by Peter Rush - Shedding More Light on the Sonnets

It never occurred to me that anyone would undertake to write an entire book devoted to describing and deepening an understanding of my own work, but Peter Rush has done just that with… 485 more words


Something Wonderful

This seems to me to be one of the loveliest songs of summer:

Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?

William Shakespeare

Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? 111 more words

5 Ways to Teach Shakespeare’s Sonnets

By Folger Education

In February, when the Folger launched its exciting new website, we posted our first set of revamped teaching modules, which include assessment ideas, writing prompts and technology tools (where appropriate), and connections to the Common Core Anchor Standards for English. 121 more words


A Quick Reading Update

Hi everyone,

So I’m in the process of moving, which is why I haven’t had much time for blogging this past week. I have been reading though, so I thought I would just post a quick update about what I’ve been up to. 94 more words