The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club, a motion picture film, demonstrates an excellent vehicle for specific sociological perspectives. The movie incapsulates adolescents in the 80’s, stereotypical characters and the relationship between social stigmas and achieved status. The Breakfast Club holds a contempt for adult society but also highlights how teenagers are characterised and how they deal with stereotypes…

Beatrice VS Benedick

Beatrice: Ah, I see you are still but a mere dog-hearted cur. Benedick: Oh Beatrice, always a devil-monk. Beatrice: Please don’t talk, your breath is a death token. Benedick: As is your hair and your attitude. Beatrice: Yet I wonder how your attitude won you the war. Benedick: I won obviously with the skill and…

Life Without Language

Capture a location full of chaos and madness… I see Tokyo city or New York. Visualise a place where silence accompanied with the sound of natural function is beauty… I see nightfall comfort the Himalayas. Imagine soft silk floating through the air… I see pillows of cloud. Now picture a life without language… The very…

Beauty

What is beauty? Is it a green meadow bathing in the sinking sun? Or is it the thin layer of cloud floating through peaks of blue light? Maybe the air rich with the scent of heavenly flower Or the deep shadow of a weeping willow. Who is beauty? Is beauty what we see or feel?…

Life after Death

I wrenched from my bed, with the burning feeling of an uncomfortable sensation. My breath lost, trying to grasp the motion of inhaling and exhaling but the air was too heavy and dry. Looking around my room, empty, with nothing but a light breeze tickling my flesh. My clothes soaked in sweat and this unexpected…

The Burning Dead

Night fall collapsed, with nothing but the flicker from the lamp on my desk. Anxious and frustrated, my mind dissolving into bio-chemical warfare, information overload! Suddenly, a landslide of pain struck my head, neck, and eyes, forcing me to take a well deserved break from study. I tried to get up but the weight and…

Beware the Ides of March

Julius Caesar is a play written by one of our greatest literary scholars, William Shakespeare. The play is set in 44 BC, during a time where Rome faced social revolution,  demonstrations of public violence, and civil wars. Julius Caesar and his character was strong but arrogant. He was a dictator among a growing Roman Empire,…