Macbeth stories, books, poems, and more

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A short short short story about the Cthulhu mythos in Shakespeare. (Possibly the first of several) Read More
I re-wrote the very last scene of Macbeth The whole time I was reading Macbeth at school I thought it would be a great twist for the person who kills Macbeth to be born from a trans guy. Unfortunately I didn't get to do that in here but I… Read More
A dream, a picnic, Macbeth. How can all of these things be related to each other? To Chelsea LeClaire, she's merely trying to enjoy a perfect day lying under the sun with her little twin brother, Chester, and Jared Dellinger, her boyfriend. What about the fact that she seems… Read More
The character Macduff, from Shakespeare's play,'Macbeth' in 8 lines. Read More
An essay I've wrote in class for Shakespeare's Macbeth. It focused on how imagery reveals the connection between actions and consequences. This is my entry for the high school essay contest. Read More

Tags: essay, macbeth

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A man kills a priest in hope of finding a valuable artefact, however when he does not find what he needs he plans his next attack. Upon getting the artefact he is caught redhanded and commits suicide. Read More
A sonnet I wrote in my English Literature class that's written in Iambic Pentameter (10 syllables per line). I tried to do it how Shakespeare would, using the same method :) It goes: First Quatrain: Introduce a theme Second Quatrain: Explain further Third Quatrain: A twist Fourth Quatrain: Summarise/ end… Read More
Having a weak-willed husband must have been a trial Read More
An essay over the sequence of events within the literary classic "MacBeth". Written on the "fate or free will" aspect of the play. Read More
I wrote this monologue as part of my English coursework and honestly I love it...partly because it got me an A* but then again I love the work of Shakespeare. :) BTW I'm quite proud of the last two paragraphs because they are in iambic pentameter. Read More
This came from an essay I had to write about Macbeth. We were supposed to write as many quotes from the drama as possible into one short story. This is mine, slightly on the messed up side, but hey, I like it that way. Read More
This is an analysis of Shakespeare's play Macbeth. It discusses whether Macbeth was a weak man whose actions were influenced by others and thus he cannot be considered a tragic hero. Just something I did for school :) Read More

Script / Humor

November 30, 2011

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Comments: 8

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This is a play I wrote for English, it is all written in iambic pentameter and i tried to go for old english so please let me know. If nothing else, this is an interesting way to write a "Real Macbeth vs Shakespeare's Macbeth" paper. Read More
My interpretation of Shakespeare's genius as shown in Macbeth Read More

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I had to write a sequel to Macbeth for an English project. It got my class's attention and is about 7 Microsoft Word pages long. And so you know: Artiar is pronounced Are-tear and it means Arthur. Dolidh is prounounced Dolly and that is the exact name in English. Both… Read More

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This was a poem I had written a year ago, and I had finished acting out a scene from Macbeth where the three witches were brewing something in their cauldron. I had a bit of inspiration and just kinda wrote whatever. And just so you know, the word 'Drab' was… Read More

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I wrote this while half asleep. I must admit, the idea of writing about insanity has always appealed, but I never intended to let it go as far as it did. When I re-read it, I really was a little creeped out. But the more I read it, the more… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2009

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Comments: 1

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The world continues to foul the atmosphere with carbon dioxide and other carcinogenic pollutants. William Wordsworth lamented during the Romantic Age of English Literature that nature faced a most uncertain future. Read More

Essay / Other

January 12, 2009

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Comments: 6

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I re-wrote macbeth act 3 scene 4, aka the dinner scene. My teacher wanted me to do this to push my boundaries as a writer. so... a few heads up: 1. Makbet is macbeth in armenian (yes i am armenian!) 2. some of the non english is armenian 3. if… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2008

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Comments: 2

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A sonnet that takes a speech from Shakespeare's Macbeth and opens the door for redemption. Read More

Poem / Other

March 11, 2008

Reads: 260

Comments: 1

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This poem is kind of about both Macbeth and Lady Macbeth and what they felt during different parts of the play. I tried to make it pretty negative so it could be related to when they had both reached the end of they’re sanity. I wrote it for an english… Read More

Reads: 262

Comments: 4

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A poem i had to write for english, it's about Lady Macbeth. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

October 02, 2007

Reads: 361

Comments: 2

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This is Lady Macbeth's guilt after plotting the murder of Duncan. I'm really inspired by Shakespeare's Macbeth... Read More
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