Teaching Shakespeare to GCSE or High School students can be a daunting prospect but it doesn´t have to be the end of the world. I´m very proud to have been published by the General Teaching Council for Scotland on this theme. You can read the article here:
I lived in Scotland for about two years, not far from Stonehaven (see pic below) and couldn´t help but be influenced by the wonderful scenery and history all around me. That whole experience bled into Heart of Winter and The Invisible Hand.