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Ten things I hate about Jiu-Jitsu

I hate it when I feel stupid
Because I can’t understand
I hate it when my rolls don’t go
Anything like I planned

I hate when I make mistakes… 86 more words


Shakespeare Would Not Be Proud

My daughter currently performs as Hortensio in William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew.” I believe that if you can do Shakespeare, you can do anything on stage. 153 more words

You don't read Shakespeare. Shakespeare reads YOU.

Whilst it sounds trite, I’m increasingly beginning to believe this.

Part of this comes from the Pony Tail Shakespeare project, I’m sure. With a gap of 400+ years now between the works and our readings, we’re constantly confronted with attitudes which are at a variance with ours.  497 more words

Richard III

Review: The Taming of the Shrew

Book Review
The Taming of the Shrew is one of William Shakespeare‘s earliest plays and comedies, produced in the mid-1590s. We read this play in 8th or 9th grade as one of the introductions to Shakespeare in an English course. 436 more words

Book Reviews

She has. No. Plan.

Another special novel by Anne Tyler that I would thoroughly recommend. It is a “re-telling” of The Taming of the Shrew:

Two Cultures

Taming of the Shrew aka Katherine Giving Up

In a lot of Shakespeare’s plays, there is a strong male lead that could be a hero or a villain, and there are also very strong females leads that are described as heroines. 485 more words

Taming Of The Shrew

RIP Heath Ledger

Every generation has that performer. That performer burst onto the scene, spoke to their generation, burnt bright and unfortunately, left this world just as they are about to hit their stride. 160 more words