Tag Archives: William Shakespeare

OTD: The Birth and Death of Shakepeare

On this day (or a day close to it), the famous English playwright William Shakespeare was born. Unfortunately the exact date is unknown but the 23rd is the date celebrated around the world. The house where he was supposedly born … Continue reading

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Visiting the Bard: Stratford-upon-Avon (2)

Continuing where we left off in Stratford-upon-Avon. I was ready to leave the area of the Holy Trinity Church, and was very impressed with the church. The churchyard was quite a nice one too and I would have liked to … Continue reading

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Visiting the Bard: Stratford-upon-Avon (1)

Awhile ago I saw a bus in Evesham with a Shakespearean quote… I filed that information away for later use.  Later use finally arrived this week and I decided to follow Romeo and head to Stratford-upon-Avon from Evesham. The bus … Continue reading

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