Hello! A very Happy New Year to everyone - I hope you all had a lovely break over the holidays, and got lots of reading in!! What a way to start the New Year! Greg Hickey, the author of The Friar's Lantern, has kindly agreed to help me kick off 2019, and wrote a guest … Continue reading Guest Article: The Social Critiques of Philosophical Fiction
Wrap-up of the last 40 weeks, where I reviewed all 37 of Shakespeare's plays.
Jealousy, intrigue, racism, betrayal.
How sharper than a serpent’s tooth it is to have a thankless child
Mistaken identities, foiled social climbing, and unrequited love - If music be the food of love, play on!
"Exit, pursued by a bear'. Story of irrational jealousy, causing sorrow, death and remorse, and redemption and hope.
"Hell is empty, and all the devils are here". Shakespeare's last play, a powerful story of revenge and forgiveness.
The classic and eternal love story.
A defence of democracy.