Henry V - son of Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 - was born to be a hero.
Sonnet 71 is my favorite sonnet—bittersweet, heartfelt, and a little bit cruel, I think.
Shakespeare’s plays converted to three-panel comics by Mya Gosling
Everyone fill out your brackets here for IDES OF MARCH MADNESS! Then we will know once and for all which Shakespeare play is The Best, concluding several centuries of debate.
CORRECTION: Little typo—an iamb is actually unstressed-stressed—but the Hendrix song still works. Also, the name of the Hendrix song should be “Come On (Let the Good Times Roll)” There’s no “Baby.” The name of the Dylan song, contrary to popular belief, really is “Tangled up in Blue,” not “Blues.” Just…just one Blue. I realize the song title information is not super important.
But it’s super important.
Happy Valentine’s Day, Two Gents of Verona style.
from Brooklyn Nine Nine 1.15 “Operation: Broken Feather”
Three characters who will be featured in a little “Intro to the Sonnets” illustration that’s in the works. Meet the mysterious Fair Youth and Dark Lady! Also, special guest appearance by Jimi Hendrix, because of reasons.