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November Wrap Up

December 17, 2019
November Wrap Up

November was most definitely a lighter reading month. I had a lot of work to do on my Dissertation so that took priority. But I still managed to finish four things. I'll take that as a win considering I wrote 10,000 words in one month. Hopefully, I'll manage to read a little more this month. Think desperate housewives meets Shakespeare and you get The Revenger's Tragedy. I have…

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The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster

November 24, 2019
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster

In comparison to the other plays I've read, I enjoyed this far more. To start with it's a woman placed in a seat of power in a court full of men which was controversial, to begin with at the time. The men that surround her, even her brothers constantly plot and plan her downfall. Be it rumours, disgrace or even murder. They're determined to find a way to…