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Frankenstein - The Play #Review

A horrifically honest play that highlights the real struggles of the mind and heart. 

Writer:  Nick Dear
Director: Danny Boyle
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Jonny Lee Miller & others… 797 more words

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My Second Franken-Date was with The Mammoth Book of Frankenstein & It was Surprisingly Good for an Anthology!

Words that I Learned:

Words that I Loved:

Nautch (girls) as in dancing (girls)

Attar (of roses) as in perfume (of roses)

Words that Stayed with Me: 273 more words

Book Review

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is just the First Stopover in Frankentown and What I Thought Of It

A quote that stayed with me:

“If I have no ties and no affections, hatred and vice must be my portion; the love of another will destroy the cause of my crimes, and I shall become a thing, of whose existence everyone will be  236 more words

Book Review

Some words that I learned:

Some thoughts that formed while reading:

The author uses a clever device to keep from providing her readers the recipe to making their own monsters: 533 more words


30th August - On This Day In History


1797 Mary Shelly (author of Frankenstein) 


2003 Charles Bronson (actor)

On This Day:

1933 Five independent airlines come together to form Air France… 15 more words

Blogging Frankenstein [part 1]

“And when, on the morrow, she presented Elizabeth to me as her promised gift, I, with childish seriousness, interpreted her words literally and looked upon Elizabeth as mine—mine to protect, love, and cherish. 75 more words