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    Versatile Blogger Award

    Alrighty then. I was notified by my friend CJ on Sunday night that she nominated¬†me for the Versatile Blogger Award. I’m very honored at the award. Basically, it means that someone considers my writing of a certain quality, and wants to recognize that and share with others. I am very humbled, and pleased, that she thought of me. Thank you, CJ, for your kindness and thoughtfulness. It means a lot to me. You can find CJ over at DYSB Writing. She has come a long way since I first met her in January, and I am very happy to call her ‘friend’. Now, to accept the award there are some…

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    Happy 450th William!

    I had meant to write this post yesterday, but, after spending two days getting to know a stomach virus pretty intimately, I had a lot of work to catch up on. So, as Friday’s are supposed to be for Features I am going to make this Friday all about Shakespeare. Why? Firstly, because, ahem, look at the blog name. Secondly, because sometime this week, the world’s greatest playwright was born. This¬†is a big deal¬†for all of us literary geeks. ¬†No one person has influenced literature, and our culture, more than William Shakespeare. Plays, poetry, prose, movies, theater…all of it would not be what it is today without Shakespeare’s influence. Actors,…