Tags » Mary Shelley

The Writer’s Web

“Write what you know.” It’s probably the biggest cliché there is in writing, but everything we write is about us whether we realise it or not. 412 more words


Watch it Now: Frankenstein, MD

If you know me, you know Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is one of my favorite books of all time. There are, therefore, no words to express how completely stoked I was to see Hank Green & co. 91 more words


Love and Rage

Love and Rage

I do know that for the sympathy of one living being, I would make peace with all. I have love in me the likes of which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe.

13 more words

My Mary-Shelley Monster

By chance today, I came across this comment on an old blog I had written: “You are such a talented writer.” It made me giggle a little. 865 more words


Notable Quotables | Frankenstein

Wow I haven’t done one of these in a long time.

But if you didn’t think there would be quotes worth flagging in Frankenstein….well, just no. 511 more words

Notable Quotables

The Picturesque found in Frankenstein

Victor Frankenstein has shown his only place of solace when in despair, depression and anxiety is nature. Regardless of his ill feelings towards the “filthy daemon” (Shelley 53) he created, he attributes his improvement in health to the picturesque beauty he finds around him that allows him to be cool and serene. 368 more words