Tag Archives: William Shakespeare

Einstein and Shakespeare–Poetic Words (4)

  flipside records invites writers to play with a list of words every Monday.  This week it is a double treat:   List 1  (taken from “The World As I See It” by Albert Einstein) List 2  (taken from the Shakespeare Insult Kit) … Continue reading

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My Son’s First Sonnet

My freshman is studying Romeo and Juliet as the school year winds down. (Just what we need heading into summer–teen love angst.) As a part of that study, he and his classmates have to write sonnets. (Wow!  Really?  Freshman writing … Continue reading

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