Category: Literature

When People Place Too Much Expectations On Seriously Flawed Characters

Do not put too much stock on any one character and expect a guaranteed retirement in a Braavosi mansion.

A Defense Of The Mock Trial Scene In “The History Of King Lear”

“Why I do trifle thus with his despair is done to cure it” – The History of King Lear, Act IV.5

No, Writers Are Not Lazy Daydreamers

Nor are their procrastinations and pacings-about unproductive

10 Archaic Words You Usually Find In Classical Literature

I actually cannot find the definitions even in Wiktionary. Though I do think that for some of the words on this list which are still used today, it is hard to pinpoint the contexts in which they are used. Since the literature itself was…

An Analysis Of The Roles Of Kings In “Beowulf”

“So Grendel waged his lonely war, inflicting constant cruelties on the people, atrocious hurt. He took over Heorot, haunted the glittering hall after dark, but the throne itself, the treasure-seat, he was kept from approaching; he was the Lord’s outcast.” – “Beowulf,” Lines 164-169

AOG Poetry | Conjuring Prayers Toward The Aether Gods-Woven

These words effuse towards lambs of gods to absolve sins uncleaned

An Insight Into William Shakespeare’s Portrayal Of Outsiders

“Why, so, brave lords, when we do join in league I am a lamb” – Titus Andronicus Act IV Scene II