"Love comforteth like sunshine after rain" Venus and Adonis by his Shakeyness
Born in what was part of the Austria-Hungarian in 1875 he quickly become one of the most prominent German language poets of his age
As humans we can just look on, and hope for the best.
Hey it’s roughly that time again when we look over the Shakespeare (and Wednesday Wisdom) tidbits that I’ve been feeding you! Without further ado (lol) let’s get started!
As we wave good bye to 2017 and wander into 2018; history is not made up by people, but their acts. What they have done, said, and created. Or destroyed.
It's odd how six months on it's the little pangs that catch me out now.
So Bill and I go back a while. My mother’s a big fan, there’s even a portrait of him hanging in the family dining room (looking snazzy on an oxblood coloured wall). English literature was one of my favourite classes, being able to go over his work and study it properly. It’s when I first realised that Shakespeare is better performed live.