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JCO Meets a Serial Killer

Zombie By Joyce Carol Oates

After reviewing JCO’s most current effort, The Sacrifice (the review of which will appear here soon) elsewhere, we couldn’t help admiring her for her fearlessness in tackling any number of subjects. 493 more words


Storytime: "The Old House" (1)

(So, this is gonna be a reoccurring series of posts regarding a fictional letter I wrote one day on the bus from Minneapolis, based mostly off of my experiences with the excellent “ 903 more words

Frankenstein - Mary Shelly

Many people don’t realise that the green giant disfigured man with bolts on the sides of his head isn’t actually Frankenstein. Frankenstein is the name of the scientist who created the well-known beast. 197 more words


Nerdy Valentines

Know someone who appreciates a nerdy valentine? Ditch the mushy card and try one of theses 7 hilarious ones.



The Heart and Soul of Romanticism

In deep meditation we encounter our own non-existence, or at least we discover that we are not who, or what, we thought we were. We see that our experience is made up of a never-ending parade of passing experiences. 919 more words


Eksplosivt. På tærsklen til 200-året for Tambora-udbruddet udforsker en litteraturprofessor dets indvirkning på litteratur, videnskab og politik.

Gillen D’Arcy Wood, »Tambora. The Eruption That Changed the World«. 301 more words

Isolation As An Addiction in Frankenstein

While reading Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein, one of the themes I found most relevant was the addictive isolation that Victor puts himself in while creating the monster, and in turn, the isolation of the monster himself. 1,035 more words