My anti-bucket list ….

A couple of years ago, a well-known UK daily paper conducted a survey on 2000 people, and asked them what things they would like to achieve before they died.

Read the article here….

Based on items from this list, and some of my own ideas, I came up with my ANTI-BUCKET LIST. These are some things I definitely do NOT want to do before I die….. Continue reading

Brush up your Shakespeare…..

Naked truth – faint-hearted – send him packing – vanish into thin air. When did you last use any of these phrases?

imageIt’s Shakespeare’s 400th birthday this week, on 23 April. I’ve never really got on with Shakespeare, as my school experiences with The Bard were not that good. I remember having to read Macbeth, Julius Caesar and The Winter’s Tale, and I think I saw a play of Twelfth Night, but everything was just gobbledegook to me, and I cannot remember a thing about any of them.

Is it only in the UK that students are forced to study Shakespeare, or do you have to study it in other countries? Do let me know.

 

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