Tag Archives: Shakespeare

Poem of the Week

Shakespeare’s Sonnet 21 Sonnet 21 So is it not with me as with that Muse,Stirred by a painted beauty to his verse,Who heaven itself for ornament doth useAnd every fair with his fair doth rehearse,Making a couplement of proud compareWith … Continue reading

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Tempest (1982)

I got the this movie by accident. When I read Shakespeare’s The Tempest for my book club, I wanted to watch it performed. I got this film which is a loose version. I put this aside as I wanted Shakespeare’s … Continue reading

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Some Favorite Quotations

“People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.” ~ Soren Kierkegaard “Our doubts are traitors, And make us lose the good we oft might win,By fearing to attempt.” William Shakespeare “When … Continue reading

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Poem of the Week

Shakespeare’s Sonnet 40 Take all my loves, my love, yea, take them all:What hast thou then more than thou hadst before?No love, my love, that thou mayst true love call—All mine was thine before thou hadst this more.Then if for … Continue reading

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The Winter’s Tale

I didn’t think I’d like Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale. I chose it for my online Great Books Book Club because I thought we should read Shakespeare; it’s winter and I’d never read this. Before beginning the play, I looked at … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto

White or Cream Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography offers a fun prompt to inspire bloggers. This week’s theme is white or cream. To join the fun, just; Share some photos that fit the theme. Link or pingback to Cee’s … Continue reading

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