Thomas Kyd Haiku

Choose roommate wisely, Or suffer obscurity, Death in poverty. Today's subject on Playwright Week is poor Thomas Kyd, who nowadays is famous for 'The Spanish Tragedy' and not much else. For that, I blame Christopher Marlowe. Kyd was born the son of a London scrivener in 1558. He became a well-known playwright sometime in the … Continue reading Thomas Kyd Haiku