- Shakespeare began writing sonnets, in fact he became so well known for sonnets that they named a whole writing style of poetry Shakespearean sonnets
- He began writing plays and trying to get them published some he did others he did not and for all we know he could still have many more plays that we haven't found yet
- Biography.com Editors. "William Shakespeare." Biography.com. A&E Networks Television, 05 July 2016. Web. 17 Jan. 2017. <http://www.biography.com/people/william-shakespeare-9480323>.
- "Shakespeare's Life." Folger Shakespeare Library. N.p., 03 May 2016. Web. 17 Jan. 2017. <http://www.folger.edu/shakespeares-life>.