Tag: William Shakespeare

Nov 12

Party of Three — Second Shot

Note — Recently readers had the chance to invite anybody from history to discuss their life and times and why the reader was interested in that person. Language and time are not problems. Unfortunately, only a few stalwart readers chose to comment. Maybe others were shy. Maybe some folks didn’t know that commenting was as …

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Mar 06

The Shakespeare Myth

In Brief—The evidence shows that Mary Sidney Herbert, the Countess of Pembroke, probably wrote the sonnets and plays attributed to William Shakespeare. The blog author shows why this is the case. ————————————————————————————————————————- ”All hoods make not monks.” (Henry VIII) “Fraud” is too strong a word, but Myth” fits the facts like a fine glove. Not …

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Jun 28

A Woman Wrote Shakespeare

In Brief—The evidence points to Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, as being the true author of the plays and sonnets of Shakespeare despite the claims of other proponents. ————————————————————————————————————————————- ”Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.” (Twelfth Night) Edward De Vere, Francis Bacon, Christopher Marlowe, William Stanley and …

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