Literature Spotlight: Shakespeare’s Macbeth

By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes. Open, locks, Whoever knocks! (Mac.4.1.44-47) Macbeth. Wow. I do believe I have a new favorite Shakespearean play. I'm sorry, my beloved Hamlet, but Macbeth stole my soul and kidnapped my sleep. It kept me awake at night simply marveling over the profound themes of... Continue Reading →

My First Guest Post: Litmospheria.com

"We're all stories in the end. Just make it a good one, eh?" —The Doctor Hullo, friends! This week I was given the privilege to write for Litmospheria, the personal blog of my dear friend and "Superwholocked" aficionado, Katie (I hope I used the right word 😆 ). Kate and I became friends due to... Continue Reading →

Theatre Spotlight: Wicked

No one mourns the wicked! No one cries "They won't return!" No one lays a lily on their grave; The good man scorns the wicked! Through their lives, our children learn What we miss, when we misbehave: And goodness knows The wicked's lives are lonely. Goodness knows The wicked die alone. It just shows when... Continue Reading →

In Praise of Being an Optimist

We Shake with Joy We shake with joy, we shake with grief. What a time they have, these two housed as they are in the same body. Mary Oliver I'm learning a lot lately. "Why?" you might be asking. Well, a lot has been happening, and when a lot of occurrences occur, lots of new lessons are... Continue Reading →

“…Let Me be Vulnerable.”

*Sherlock Se. 2 Ep. 1 Spoiler Warning* To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little... Continue Reading →

Only Young Once

I sat in my bed, listening to the raindrops pummel softly against the window. It never rains hard where I live, but every now and then the soothing sound of rain comes to lull me off to sleep. But not this night. This night I was troubled. My heart was in turmoil within me. If... Continue Reading →

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