Passive Levity

Restoration Era poetry is another form of the beautifully wordy writing that Britain has graced us with in English classrooms over the years. However first a confession, being a history major, it would be easy to believe that all areas of history would be of equal interest to me. That would be false as the … Continue reading Passive Levity


I can understand one’s confusion upon reading the title of this. “Poppycock? What’s that?” one may ask and is not a bad question. Poppycock is, from what I can find, British slang for nonsense and once everything is explained the reasoning for using that word will become clear. Something that is not explicitly mentioned is … Continue reading Poppycock