Monotony Strange

Member Since: August 2008

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The appropriation of Heart of Darkness into Apocalypse Now

Essay / Historical Fiction

This essay explores how popular culture texts reaffirm ideas expressed in high culture texts. Read More

Hell for Haliburton

Short Story / War and Military

This is a story about an Iraq VET talking about his expirences. The included song lyrics are from "The Draft is Coming" by David Rovics. Read More

The Soliloquy of Balthasar

Poem / Commercial Fiction

This is a Shakespearian style soliloquy from Balthasar, Romeo’s manservant, a character I feel has been overlooked in many the critical analysis. It is also the name of my pet cockatiel. The iambic pentameter is out but… Read More

Explaining the Great Flood

Article / Other

This article aims to explain the Biblical story and other myths about The Great Flood. Read More


I am myself. I try to stay that way. I am a student and enjoy reading and writing my favorite authors are:

Phillipa Gregory, Jodi Picoult, Dan Brown, Agatha Christie, Geraldine Brooks, and J.K Rowling. Yes I am a potter fan I grew up with it and its part of my childhood. My taste may seem commercial or generic to you, but I'll give anything a try.

I joined this as I was looking for for inspiration for an extension English task. I was curious to see what this was all about. 

I know I'm not an intellectual, so don't judge my work to fiercly.

I have a texually transmitted disease - HARRY POTTER

I'm very fond of The Beatles and The Stones. I can't just like something, I have to obsess over it, its just the way I am.


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