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To celebrate the birthday of William Shakespeare, here are 10 facts about the literary legend!
Who Was William Shakespeare? He is a man that really, needs no introduction. Widely regarded as one of the greatest writers in the English language and the best dramatist of all time, William Shakespeare penned over 37 plays, 154 sonnets and 6 long poems. From writing to performing, Shakespeare made an everlasting impact, not only on the literary world but the whole world itself. Over 400 years after his death, his words can still be resonated with and his plays are still enjoyed by many across the world.
I will let this get to my head, Charles Dickens and I share the same birthday as each other. Obviously, this is a sign . . . right? Not just that but, as I have mentioned several times on my blog before, Dickens also stayed at the hotel where I work, alongside Wilkie Collins in … Continue reading Charles Dickens Birthday
If you live in the UK or are a lover of poetry, you will be very familiar with the name Robert Burns. Born on 25th January 1759 in the village of Alloway, Scotland, Burns is now regarded as the national poet of Scotland and a pioneer of the Romantic Movement within literature. Throughout his upbringing … Continue reading Happy Birthday Robert Burns – Burns Night
It has been 200 years since the birth of one of the world's most famous literary sisters, Anne Brontë . . .