When Women Were Birds by Terry Tempest Williams This book came out the day after my birthday, and four months later it still feels like one of the best gifts I’ve ever gotten. In these 54 variations on voice, Williams contemplates what it means to be a woman, a daughter, a mother, a wife. It is poetry as much as it is memoir and if you’re anything like me, phrases and passages will get carved into your brain. –Jenn Northington
from Good Tickle Brain: A Mostly Shakespeare Webcomic
Shakespearean Comedy Bingo
Last summer I put together an Operetta Bingo sheet, scientifically designed to capture the most popular cliches present in light opera. Well, it just seemed obvious to apply the same process to Shakespeare's plays. Given the huge number of cliches present in Shakespeare, I thought it wise to break them down by genre. Today we look at the comedies. BINGO
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