The Sonnet Project. Sonnet 29

“In disgrace with fortune and men’s eyes,” a reincarnated Bard finds inspiration outside the Old Town Bar at Union Square, Manhattan.John Hayden directed this film for The Sonnet Project. Tom Degnan is the lead actor.   The background information on the sonnet’s page at the website includes this interesting tidbit:   The feeling of uselessness, … Read more

To kill or not to kill, Bill? (Shakespeare Documentaries)

The tomb of the bard, son of glove maker John Shakespeare, lies in the Chancel of the Holy Trinity Church on the banks of the River Avon, together with the epitaph, supposedly written by him, William Shakespeare 1564 – 1616. Good friend, for Jesus’s sake forebeare /To digg the dust enclosed heare/ Bleste be the … Read more