Monthly Archives: April 2019

Frankenstein Chapter 7

Chapter 7 of Frankenstein in Modern English is now up. Enjoy.

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Frankenstein – A New Chapter

Chapter 6 of Frankenstein in Modern English is now available. Enjoy.

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Underrated: “Glass”

* * * B Once again, the critics get it wrong. “Glass”, the sequel to M. Night Shyamalan’s fantastic “Split“, which in an epilogue twist was revealed to be the sequel to his second film, “Unbreakable”, is a worthy conclusion … Continue reading

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Overrated: “Bumblebee”

* * C Bumblebee, a prequel to the Michael Bay Transformers movies, is highly overrated. It scores a 92% fresh rating with critics on Rotten Tomatoes. Even the audiance gave it 75%, though IMDB’s rating is a more reasonable 68%. … Continue reading

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The Cask of Amontillado

By the last breath of the four winds that blow, I’ll have revenge upon Fortunato, Smile in his face, I’ll say “Come, let us go, I’ve a cask of Amontillado.” — Alan Parsons/Eric Woolfson I had borne the thousand injuries … Continue reading

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The Masque of the Red Death

Edgar Allen Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death is a Gothic tale of horror and of the comeuppance of the nobility who revel while the poor die of the plague. I hope you enjoy this modernized but faithful adaptation. … Continue reading

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The First Book of Enoch: Wonders of the Earth

Previous Chapter: Hell and Purgatory From there, we went to the midpoint on the surface of the earth, and I saw a blessed place in which there were trees with branches alive and blooming. There was a holy mountain, and … Continue reading

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