December Reading Challenge: Vinegar Girl

This post on Anne Tyler's Vinegar Girl is going to be a little lame, since the novel is a rewritten, modern version of William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew which I have never read (but have SparkNoted!). I will read Shakespeare's play as soon as I can and perhaps come back to Vinegar Girl and talk about it … Continue reading December Reading Challenge: Vinegar Girl

Shakespeare: First Folio at Portland Public Library

I'm much more interested in watching a Shakespeare play than reading one. I think it's a lot of fun to read Shakespeare to prepare for being in a Shakespeare play - learning lines, stage directions, etc. However, the need for such preparation doesn't seem likely for me in the near  future, so I will continue … Continue reading Shakespeare: First Folio at Portland Public Library