The True Monster

It is commonly said the novel Frankenstein has two victims, and two monsters, but is it truly just to call Victor a monster? Victor is ridiculed for “playing God” quite frequently. This is because he created a life where there wasn’t one, something apparently only God can do. I have a HUGE issue with this. […]


The Monsters Playlist: 1. Weird Science – Oingo Boingo “Plastic tubes and pots and pans Bits and pieces and Magic from the hand We’re makin’ Things I’ve never seen before Behind bolted doors Talent and imagination Not what teacher said to do Makin’ dreams come true Living tissue, warm flesh Plastic tubes and pots and […]


Some topics typically recalled when speaking of the book Frankenstein are tragedy, despair, murder even. Something not spoken of as often is what the book lacks which would cause these disastrous occurrences throughout the novel. It seems strange for a books overall somber tone to be given by the distinct lack of something, but that […]