All Posts Index

2018

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2017

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2016

  • 05 Jul – Oh Put Me In Thy Bookes
    [My visit with a couple of noteworthy old books written about me]
  • 10 Jun – A Lot of Hot Air
    [Debunking an old falsehood said about me]
  • 03 Jun – Stab Him, He’s a Murderer
    [An example of Stratfordian antagonism]
  • 02 Jun – Exeter Exegesis
    [The Exeter pedigree, from the 8th Marquess back to William Cecil]
  • 12 May – Henry IV and the Holy Grail
    [Monty Python mashes up H4P2 with their movie about King Arthur]
  • 08 May – Limerick 12
    [A new poem, about a football team, of all things] – limerical ode to LCFC
  • 06 May – Let Him Die For’t
    [The Sonnets meet 3-D printing]
  • 05 May – Limerick 11
    [A short poem, but not short enough] – tweet tweet
  • 02 May – Announcing #Oxford467
    [Advance notice for my 467th birthday]
  • 27 Apr – Tweeting the Sonnets: #Bard154
    [Joshua Gray’s project to convert my Sonnets to tweets]
  • 25 Apr – Two Gentlemen of Southeastern England
    [Sir Derek Jacobi and Mark Rylance discuss The Declaration of Reasonable Doubt]
  • 23 Apr – Four Centuries of Skonk
    [Connecting a modern work of postmodern fiction to the 400th anniversary of the death of Willy of Stratford]
  • 23 Apr – Limerick 8
    [An anti-commemorative poem for an over-commemorated day] – editorial: 400 years of undeath
  • 02 Mar – Limerick 10
    [Rewriting Hamlet’s soliloquy as a limerick] – hamlet’s solimericquy
  • 25 Feb – Limerick 9
    [A new poem expressing my agreement with Red Smith] – all good writing comes from life
  • 23 Feb – Two Palms Are Not Enough
    [The Stratford-on-Avon District Council commissions a fitting portrait]
  • 21 Feb – Sonnet 155
    [My first new Sonnet in a very long time] – new subject, less cryptic
  • 14 Feb – Limerick 6
    [New poem for Valentine’s Day] – a love-ly wish for valentine’s day
  • 13 Feb – Ophelia’s Little Valentine
    [Alex Epstein gets the point about Ophelia]
  • 11 Feb – Limerick 5 and Sonnet 73
    [Sonnet 73 as written, and rewritten as a limerick] – once in a while I get serious, sort of
  • 10 Feb – Limerick 4
    [A short limerick about Richard III] – i’m a ricardian at heart
  • 08 Feb – Heads-Up on a Heads-Off
    [Mary Stuart’s execution and its place in the history of cinema]
  • 08 Feb – Limerick 2
    [A new poem making a few points about talent] – sui generis my foot
  • 06 Feb – Limerick 1
    [A new poem about Henry VIII, my first real foray into limericks] – because 154 sonnets are enough already
  • 25 Jan – What You Will, or What You Won’t
    [The satire in Twelfth Night that almost nobody gets]
  • 20 Jan – Protesting Too Much
    [Why can’t Stratfordians take a joke?]

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2015

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VERO NIHIL VERIUS