Meandering Em's

Passion is books, photography, running and traveling. Also passionate about environmental issues.

A Dream-like Play

A Midsummer Night's Dream - William Shakespeare

I am taking an on-line course on Shakespeare and this is play #2 read and discussed. It is a light, breezy play with capricious fairies, forsaken lovers and bumbling working class actors who perform a play within a play. This was very easy to read and enjoy, but nothing of depth. The most memorable line is "Lord, what fools these mortals be!"

Currently reading

The Waiting Years
Fumiko Enchi
Progress: 94/208 pages
Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock
Derrick Z. Jackson, Stephen W. Kress
Progress: 33/376 pages