The Authentic Eclectic

The Age of Hamlet

The Great Dane was only a puppy

A white bust of Shakespeare. Tony Atkinson
Photo by Birmingham Museums Trust on Unsplash

Hamlet annoyed me for the longest time. I studied the play for A-level, and because my English Lit teacher was a keen sort who felt that you couldn’t get into a play without seeing it, I saw a variety of different productions over the two years of study, and always came away with the same feeling. The feeling that…



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Tony Atkinson

Tony Atkinson

Snapper-up of unconsidered trifles, walker of paths less travelled by. Writer of fanfiction. Player of games.