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Review: Frankenstein [Original 1818 Text]

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

“After days and nights of incredible labour and fatigue, I succeeded in discovering the cause of generation and life; nay, more, I became myself capable of bestowing animation upon lifeless matter.” 526 more words


Finding Vivian Maier: The Madwoman in the Attic

Finding Vivian Maier- Produced and directed by John Maloof and Charlie Siskel.

The Madwoman in the Attic (reference to Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar’s book about the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination: 1979). 2,427 more words


Book Heroines To Fall In Love With Before They Hit The Big Screen

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This is an article I wrote for Prescott College’s own Raven Review Newspaper. I adore the written word and I both detest and enjoy it brought to life on screen. 57 more words

Entertainment & Arts

Abortion: Whose the Monster?

                   In Mary Shelly’s science fiction, Frankenstein, a young science student named, Victor Frankenstein constructs a dreadful, but sentimental creature. After Frankenstein sees his creation come to life, he flees. 1,245 more words

Love People

30 agosto: 218° anniversario della nascita di Mary Shelley

Chi non conosce Frankestein, il primo romanzo di fantascienza della storia? Con gli innumerevoli film che negli anni sono stati prodotti, praticamente tutti, forse però molti non sanno che l’autrice fu una donna, e che donna aggiungerei! 232 more words


Weep No More

“The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal Nature bade me weep no more.”  – Mary Shelly

Creative Endeavours

"...Few in the most polished circles could bear..."

On this bittersweet Sunday…caramel, salt and sweet day on accomplishment and fucking stupid neighbors and old fences torn away to expose my private sanctuary. I am pissed with Lilith beyond enduring… my voice speaks fire… so the best I can do to water this flame mouth and heart is reach for the first book I see next to me… oh little Mantis with you long razor arm…. 219 more words