Tag Archives: Shakespeare

The Trumpiad: Book 1—Canto 2

February 2017 I Where are the songs of Spring? (You might well ask.) When weeds, in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush. The darling bud’s not ready for the task The lark ascending but a darkling thrush. The smell of … Continue reading

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The Merchants of Venice: An Analysis

A few weeks ago, I published a short story on Wattpad called “The Merchants of Venice.” This essay will explain what I was trying to do with the short story and unpack some of its influences. In 2009, I attended … Continue reading

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The Wattpad Experiment: Week 1

About a week ago, I decided to follow the advice of a publishing friend of mine and join Wattpad. (You can read my thoughts on signing up here.) As a publisher and a writer, and as someone committed both to maintaining standards and … Continue reading

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