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Who inspired you?

I know we all love to write something and there might be someone who inspired us in a way.
Why not be a fellow blogger or a poet or someone in life? 116 more words


Frankenstein: It's Complicated

Even if you have never read Mary Shelley’s novel Frankenstein, you know the name. The image of the monster (perhaps of the scene when it comes to life, lightning crashing, the mad scientist screaming, “It’s alive!”). 1,000 more words

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Hypothetical Netflix Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Child birth. This subject plagues the horror movie genre from the obvious Rosemary’s Baby to the metaphorical usage of pregnancy in every slasher movie. 404 more words

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The Female Presence in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

This is a paper I wrote for one of my college classes.  These are my own thoughts that I supported with evidence.  Copying is not allowed of any kind. 1,665 more words

To a Skylark - Shelley(1820)

To a Skylark

Hail to thee, blithe spirit!
Bird thou never wert,
That from heaven, or near it,
Pourest thy full heart
In profuse strains of unpremeditated art. 404 more words


Mystery supervolcano is at the root of the 'mad scientist' stereotype

In 1808, a massive volcano erupted somewhere on Earth. So large was the eruption that it bellowed sulfate particles into the atmosphere that caused significant global cooling in the years that followed (Guevara-Murua 2014). 1,253 more words