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Review: The Merchant of Venice

Book Review
3 of 5 stars to The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare. My review is an excerpt from a paper I wrote on appearance versus reality in Shakespeare’s plays. 1,125 more words

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The Merchant of Venice

At a Glance: A Venetian merchant defaults on his loan from a Jewish usurer and is saved by his best friend’s fiancee dressed as man.  614 more words
Early Modern Drama

The Ties that Bind, one


Fuck it all.

I have to start somewhere.


My wound is deep,

My credit is low,

But my worth is high.

Where to start. 55 more words


Review: Kill Shakespeare Juliet #1

Kill Shakespeare: Juliet #1 is kind of an Elseworlds story set in a world where all of Shakespeare’s plays happened in a shared universe. (Most of them did happen in Italy so this kind of makes sense.) More specifically, it’s a world where Romeo died, and his lover Juliet lives on. 533 more words


Alternative Ending for the Tempest: Shylock's Soliloquy -- c.2007

Why I ask, why is the world not my friend,

Why does the air I breathe contaminate

The Christians air? I see the world, one… 284 more words


Hammerfest, Norway

This location was suggested by the talented Alicia over at Up From the Ashes . Thanks Alicia!

Feel free to stroll around using the Google street view and grab any picture you choose to include in your post. 262 more words

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