Literary Review of “The Ambitious Guest” by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Though the family lived a simple yet proud life in the Notch of the White Hills, they were not immune to the vanity the stranger brought to their cozy cottage they caught his disease of fame and paid dearly. The story began on...
Every individual experiences the possibilities and challenges presented through the feeling of a connection or disconnection in one’s life. Their circumstances determine the way these senses of belonging such as love and familial affinity is embraced. The connections made through love, a natural p
Ancient Greece is known for its beautiful theaters and its skilled poets. One of the most famous ones at that time and famous even now is Homer. Nobody knows who he actually is but the works that he has created are far more than magnificent. The Odyssey and The Iliad are two poems that turned into m
Yong Goodman Brown the development of plot
Young Goodman Brown came forth at sunset into the street at Salem village; but put his head back, after crossing the threshold, to exchange a parting kiss with his young wife. And Faith, as the wife was aptly named, thrust her own pretty head into the s
Chapter Plot, Characters, Setting ...
1 Marcus, a 12-year-old boy is introduced, who lives alone with his mother Fiona in London. They have just moved from Cambridge. His parents are separated and Fiona has just split up with her ex-boyfriend. The reader is informed about Marcus’ life before and
Virgil begins his poem with a statement of his theme (Arma virumque cano..., "I sing of arms and of a man...") and an invocation to his Muse (Musa, mihi causas memora..., "O Muse, recall to me the reasons..."). He then explains the cause of the principal conflict of the plot; in this case, the resen
Frank O' Connor's short story, "Guest of the Nation", exemplifies an effective plot as all good writing does through the utilization of rising and falling action. With the implementation of the major components integrated to form the plot, O'Connor is able to construct an alurring and exciting serie
Literapedia Book Notes for
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
Narrator (ch 1) — the storyteller
Maggie Tulliver (ch 2) — the protagonist and main character
Tom Tulliver (ch 2) — Maggie's brother
Mr. Tulliver (ch 2) — Maggie's father
Mrs. Tulliver (ch 2) — Maggie's
Title: A Most Ambitious Experiment
Author: Mike Krath
Length: 5 pages
Plot – What is the short story about? Message? Hidden messages?
It’s about a man named Robert who travels 20 years ahead in time to find out if he had invested his money well. He tells his wife h
Prince Lev Nikolayevich Myshkin, a fair-haired young man in his late twenties and a descendant of one of the oldest Russian lines of nobility, arrives in St. Petersburg on a November morning. He has spent the last four years in a Swiss clinic for treatment of his epilepsy and suppose
In Shakespeare’s Macbeth, who do you think is more ambitious: Lady Macbeth or Macbeth?
In Shakespeare’s Macbeth (which was written in the Jacobean era), both Macbeth and Lady Macbeth show ambition. Although both display ambitious behaviour, it is argued whether Lady Macbeth or Macbeth is more a
Plot Segmentation: The Prestige
C. Credit title.
1. The Pledge.
a. Borden’s workshop.
i. Mr. Cutter picks up a bird and shows Jess.
b. The Great Danton.
i. The theater curtain rises revealing a massive electrical machine on stage with Angier.
ii. Borden and other members of the a
What makes Sammy Run? – Budd Schulberg
Told in first person narrative by Al Manheim, drama critic of The New York Record, this is the tale of Sammy Glick, a young uneducated boy who rises from copy boy to the top of the screenwriting profession in 1930s Hollywood by backstabbingoth
Plot of Each Chapter of Things Fall Apart
The story takes place within the Igbo community of Umuofia in eastern Nigeria. In this chapter, the characters are introduced.
The main character, Okonkwo is a great man among the Igbo tribe and is well known throughout the nine villages and
The Gunpowder Plot of 1605 has come to be known as Britain’s greatest conspiracy. If it had succeeded, many say it would’ve been one of the greatest terrorist plots ever. However, the Oxford Dictionary’s definition of terrorism is “the unofficial or unauthorized use of violen
Guest satisfaction within the Hospitality Industry is very important and essential. Only when a restaurant exhibit satisfactory guest it can be successful for a longer period of time. Guests will only come back and spend more money when the particular establishment supplies their wants
The beginning of the story is quite cosy and cheerful，full of happiness. However，when Billy enters the room，the light become darker and small room gives a mysterious feeling. Spookily quiet and the Landlady´s weird kindness made the story more creepy，something is going to...