Did Shakespeare Think Unicorns Were Real?

Did Shakespeare Think Unicorns Were Real?

Continuing our series on Shakespeare and Mythological Animals (our new course that will be available in full inside the membership area at the end of July), we are taking a look at the unicorn in Shakespeare's plays. From the Bible to the ships of famous explorers,...
Did Shakespeare Have a Dog?

Did Shakespeare Have a Dog?

William Shakespeare mentions the word “dog” or “dogs” several hundred times in his works collectively. Shakespeare was the first writer to use the noun “Watchdog” (in the Tempest) and he is credited with coining the phrase “a dog will have his day” which is featured...