King Lear

How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is To have a thankless child! -- King Lear, Act I, Scene 4 With the Bard's histories behind us, it's time to start diving into those plays marked as the tragedies.  As with the histories, I'll be working chronologically according to the time in which the story is … Continue reading King Lear

Once a Queen: A Story of Elizabeth Woodville by Samantha Wilcoxson

A small handful of months ago, author Samantha Wilcoxson gave us a novella of the formidable Margaret Beaufort as part of her Plantagenet Embers series.  This next novella features her equal and opposite number in the House of York, Elizabeth Woodville: The White Queen, as she's sometimes known.  As Woodville is the mother of Elizabeth … Continue reading Once a Queen: A Story of Elizabeth Woodville by Samantha Wilcoxson