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Quote Saturday: Anthem for Doomed Youth

Anthem for Doomed Youth


Shade removal

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People really need to start making clearer advertisements. First we had plant hiring, now this. (more…)


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Quote Saturday: Aging

Aging


Books read in July

July

How did I manage to read any books last month, on top of writing and the Shakespeare cartoons? Well, I did fail at the writing and the cartoons were late a couple of times, that’s how. (more…)


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Quote Saturday: Adversity builds character

Adversity builds character


I am afraid of writing

I am afraid of writingI had a very intense July. On top of everything else I did I realised that the reason behind all of my procrastinating to write is not laziness. It’s fear. (more…)


Shakespeare cartoonified: Romeo and Juliet — Act V

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It’s here! The final installment!
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Quote Saturday: I always identified most with Seamus Heaney

A writer, not a farmer


Shakespeare cartoonified: Romeo and Juliet — Act IV

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Let’s find out what Juliet’s plan is to get out of her predicament.
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Quote Saturday: Mastery

Mastery


Shakespeare cartoonified: Romeo and Juliet — Act III

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And suddenly the play turns dark.
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Quote Saturday: Freedom means…

Freedom


Books read in June

June

Sometimes blogging is about learning to eat my words. (more…)


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Quote Saturday: We have to live with the choices we make

We have to live with the choices we make


Shakespeare cartoonified: Romeo and Juliet — Act II

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Here comes Act II! This is the act that contains the famous balcony-scene, in this case, horribly butchered and summarised by me.
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Quote Saturday: Sometimes it’s important to take a step back

Time off


Shakespeare cartoonified: Romeo and Juliet — Act I

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Are you ready? Shall we dive straight into Act I? This post is very image-heavy. (more…)


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Shakespeare experiencing a scheduling problem – apologies

So Act I of Romeo and Juliet was supposed to go up right now. However, it will release tomorrow instead.
This happened due to me being only one person and then becoming one person with a sick day instead of a day to finish the text of her cartoon. It doesn’t help that my drawings are done if all the characters are still mute.

Sorry. See you in 24 hours.

~Elana


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Quote Saturday: Take your chances

The rose


Shakespeare cartoonified: Romeo and Juliet — Introduction

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Following in the (long-past) wake of The Merchant of Venice cartoonified, I am very excited to present Romeo and Juliet in the same format. I hope to improve on the previous series: less disorganisation, more analysis and, in particular, deal with the issue of R&J as a Shakespearean comedy. (more…)


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Quote Saturday: Such a little mosquito

Mosquito


Books read in May

May

May is the month of mysteries. (I’m so good at alliteration.) 😛 (more…)


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Quote Saturday: Hope is

Hope is


4th Bloggiversary!

Bloggiversary 4th

Today, four years ago, this blog was born. 230 posts, over 800 followers and 84,000 views later… (more…)