Adaptation stories, books, poems, and more

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Abstract Language contact is as old as man. As people move around to overcome their economic, political and social challenges, they move along with different languages. These languages meet and borrow from one another. The Igbo and the English languages are some of the instances of languages contact. This study… Read More
A family's adaptation to a new country through the daughter Esma's eyes. Read More

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Man flying a plane has to land to sit out a nasty storm but awakes in a different world. Read More
The story of a man struggling to deal with the loss of his partner and sister by moving back to a place he'd long ago abandoned. Read More

Book / Horror

November 27, 2011

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It hasn't been easy since the predators awoke. People are dying at our feet, loosing their families, and friends. The town's streets, soaked with blood, dripping and sliding in every corner. No one can remember the last time they saw the sun, and anyone who has, has lived to say… Read More
This is a modern day adaptation of Babar, set in my hometown, New York City. Though I focus on Babar, I was strongly influenced by Rudyard Kipling’s poem the White Man’s Burden which revolves around the concepts of doling out control and a self righteous sense of importance that is… Read More

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Blood Moon, continues. Chapter 4- Jenna starts adapting to her new life as a vampire... Read More

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Izzy will do anything to save her father. So when she discovers he is being held hostage in a mansion deep in the woods, she sets out to find him. And when the man agrees to set her father free in exchange for her, Izzy solemnly agrees. Now, with a… Read More

Script / Fan Fiction

December 04, 2008

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It's Lord of the Rings set inside the RENT music. Thanks Joey for the inspiration for this, sort of. The LOTR part was totally me. But he gave me the RENT idea. Enjoy, everyone. It's both movie and book verse, so LOTR purists, please don't kill me. This was a… Read More

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