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Jocasta Assignment

By Lyre27  (booksie.com)

This is one of the assignments I have for my English class. We read Oedipus Rex by Sophocles, and my teacher assigned an assignment where we take a part of the messenger telling the people about Jocasta's death and how Oedipus blinded himself. We can either pick the part where Jocasta will die...

Poetry | Updated Jun 11, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Oedipus,Rex,Poem,Amplification,Literature,Sophocles,Script


The Ascent Of Priam - A Fighting Fantasy -

By Gilsh  (booksie.com)

This is a short 'Choose Your Own Adventure' story with many outcomes based on Greek Mythology. Wisdom and bravery will help but there are many tricks along the way! See if you help the fallen King Priam regain his kingdom and his crown!

Short Story | Updated Oct 15, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Fantasy,Greek,Myth,Mythology,Choose,Your,Own,Adventure,Fighting,Greece,Oedipus,Antigone,Prometheus,Battle,Cyclops,Dionysus,Troy,Thebes,Sophocles

The Stranger Across The Way

By Kean Flynn  (booksie.com)

A man sits alone at a diner patio, reading the news when he's approached by a stranger. He questions the man's intentions while he remains there in silence. ***** This was written under the topic of "blindness" and its symbolic usage in literature.

Short Story | Updated Mar 23, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sean,Creedon,Kean,Flynn,Ocean,City,Blindness,Oedipus,Rex,Sophocles,Generic,Ironic,Cliche,Sight,Life,The,Stranger,Across,Way


Sophocles, Partner

By Unfortunate Cowboy  (booksie.com)

A word of wisdom and anadiplosis, inspired by the famous Greek fella'.

Poetry | Updated Oct 16, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Sophocles,West,Cowboy,Work,Hard,Country

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