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Christopher Marlowe | Christopher Marlowe

katherine-gregor's picture
Dec.15.2013
We happened to find ourselves in the same corner of the room, looking at a print on the wall, sipping our drinks.  We gave each other a polite nod.  I was trying not to look too starstruck.  Ordinarily, I am quite blasé about being in the presence of famous actors.  But this...
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May.30.2013
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May.18.2013
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katherine-gregor's picture
Dec.23.2012
    Instead of the usual blog, a short story, for a change.  A gift.  The season demands it.  I hope you enjoy it.     Christmas Eve*     She scratched the paint off the woodwork with her fingernails.  There was a hollow, there, on the side of the...
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Jun.09.2011
When last we left them, in the room in Deptford, Thomas Kyd stood trembling over an unconscious Kit Marlowe, his heavily wrapped right hand on his dagger hilt. Ben Jonson and Edward de Vere, quaffing ale, watched and waited. Would Kyd kill his good friend Kit, they wondered. ``Well, Thomas,'' said...
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Jun.29.2008
Scene: a pub in Deptford, just off the Thames. Four men at a table, drinking heavily, worried. A silence, just the sounds of swigging ale, an occasional belch and/or other rude sound. Kit Marlowe excitedly slams his mug down. KIT MARLOWE: I got it! What about a play about a guy, we can make him...