Shakespeare stories, books, poems, and more

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hii, i am re writing the tempest for an school project, i would like some feedback. hope you like it! Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 11, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Pain is personified here and as a companion for life, is it a boon or a bane to be able to feel pain? What has pain done to you? Have you embraced it yet or do you still fear pain? Find out for yourselves. Read More
A high school, freshman year, english essay discussing the effect of the theme of fate in Romeo and Juliet, in terms of context, language, and structure. Read More

Reads: 47

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The character Macduff, from Shakespeare's play,'Macbeth' in 8 lines. Read More
I wrote this synthesis paper in Shakespeare class. in this essay, i discussed that Claudius from Hamlet, Macbeth, and Prospero from The Tempest are desires for power through reader-response. Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A Shakespearean style narrative poem. This tells of a woeful tale about love which takes a dark and disastrous turn. The nature of loveth never dost runeth smoothly... Read More
Essay I submitted to Cambridge University's 2012 Essay Prize, which I rather pleasantly won £200 for. Read More

Reads: 448

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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My attempt at Shakespearean structuring. I hope you enjoy. Read More

Script / Humor

October 23, 2015

Reads: 124

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The plot revolves around a Producer and a Director who put on the most expensive Shakespeare production of all time. They rent the biggest theatre in the country and hire the world's most famous actor to play the lead role of King Lear. However, just before curtain up on opening… Read More

Script / Humor

October 23, 2015

Reads: 477

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Producer and a Director put on the most expensive Shakespeare production of all time. They rent the biggest theatre in the country and hire the world's most famous actor to play the lead role of King Lear. However, just before curtain up on opening night, he dies. The single… Read More

Reads: 284

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

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Traces of cannabis ere recently found in clay pipes from Shakespeare's garden. What other literary figures might have used drugs to help their creative processes? Read More

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Falling in love with a girl and a boy at the same time? I sort of managed to have this done ... Read More
This article describes in brief the why and how humour thrived during the thousands of years that man (and women) civilised themselves. The article treats humour as was seen in Biblical times, during Greek and Roman times; in the writings of Shakespeare and Dickens. There is even a hint of… Read More

Short Story / Humor

August 15, 2015

Reads: 132

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A 350 word story about a man's attempt to kick a habit. Read More

Reads: 134

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What's the secret behind this young couple's closeness? ;) Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2015

Reads: 107

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about my special place. Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 29, 2015

Reads: 197

Shelves: 1

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In a post dystopian rapture world, a new society must learn to live with tragedy and so it's lovers Read More
An unfinished and very rough draft of the end of a possible short story about a writer and his love for the leader of a rebellion against an army his best friend is in. Read More
Just a short miscellaneous article on life and people, touches upon contemporary issues in life. Read More

Reads: 355

Shelves: 1

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For anyone who has read or is familiar with Shakespeare's Hamlet, this is a soliloquy I thought up for the character of Horatio. The poor man is torn and worried about his friend. (I decided to give writing in Shakespearean a shot). Read More
Sometimes a little coffee and your favorite book is all the equipment you need to lure your future love interest Read More
Just like the Jocasta Assignment, but this revolves around Julius Caesar of William Shakespeare. There are three choices in the assignment but I picked the one where Julius will try to persuade Brutus that he is thinking about the citizens, and thus, gaining Brutus' approval. Read More

Poem / Romance

April 23, 2014

Reads: 78

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A poem about love itself with references to the poet William Blake and the famed William Shakespeare. Read More
William and his mortal enemy are about to reach the climax of their decades-old dispute and William's wife only adds fuel to the fire. A new take on a world-famous writer. What really happened? Read More

Poem / Historical Fiction

February 06, 2014

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

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This is a poem I wrote about Ophelia after reading Shakespeare's "Hamlet" my senior year. Read More
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