Something wicked this way comes

My youngest daughter is currently appearing in her school’s production of Macbeth and I am very much looking forward to seeing the play tonight. I have great memories of doing Banquo’s ghost scene when I was about 12 and many of its famous quotes are still stuck in my...

How Shakespearean are you?

Having read a fascinating article from the Oxford University Press, I put a bit of my previous blog post into their handy ‘Shakespearometer’ (my word – sorry OUP!) to see how it stood up to the grammar and spelling of the Bard. I was very pleased to see that my...