Marlowe in Love

Christopher Marlowe, also known as Kit Marlowe, (1564 – 30 May 1593) was an English dramatist, poet and translator of the Elizabethan era. He was the foremost Elizabethan tragedian of his day and greatly influenced William Shakespeare, who was born in the same year and became the pre-eminent Elizabethan playwright after Marlowe’s mysterious early death.… Read More Marlowe in Love

Young William Pitt

William Pitt the Younger (1759 – 1806) was British Prime Minister during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars and helped to define and strengthen the office of the prime minister. He suffered an affliction typical of many people born into wealth and power: he was named after his father, so he was known as “William… Read More Young William Pitt

La macchina del fango

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, nata Pierrepont (1689-1762) fu una delle figure di spicco della società inglese e una reporter intelligente, nota per le sue lettere, soprattutto quelle scritte dalla Turchia, che possono essere considerate “il primo vero esempio di lavoro laico svolto da una donna sull’Oriente musulmano”. Suo marito era sir Edward Wortley Montagu parente… Read More La macchina del fango

🎶 Aquarius / Let the Sunshine In 🎶 (1. Lyrics, introduction, translation)

  When the Moon is in the Seventh House And Jupiter aligns with Mars Then peace will guide the planets And love will steer the stars This is the dawning of the age of Aquarius The age of Aquarius Aquarius Aquarius Harmony and understanding Sympathy and trust abounding No more falsehoods or derisions Golding living… Read More 🎶 Aquarius / Let the Sunshine In 🎶 (1. Lyrics, introduction, translation)