Daily Archives: May 5, 2019

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s TWELFTH NIGHT: A Retelling in Prose — Act 3, Scenes 2-3

— 3.2 — Sir Toby, Sir Andrew, and Fabian were meeting in a room in Olivia’s house. Sir Andrew, who was angry, said, “No, I will not stay in this house a second longer.” “Your reason, dear venomous one,” Sir … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Lloyd Alexander’s THE BOOK OF THREE: A Discussion Guide — Chapters 1-2

Chapter 1: The Assistant Pig-Keeper What is Prydain? Prydain is a mythical kingdom that resembles Wales. Some of the characters in the Chronicles of Prydain come from Welsh mythology; however, the main characters, Taran and Princess Eilonwy, come from Lloyd … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Music Anecdotes

Katy Perry’s real name is Katie Hudson, but she changed her name to avoid confusion with Kate Hudson, who was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in Almost Famous. “Perry” is Katie’s mother’s maiden name. (Katy … Continue reading

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