Dracula – Part 16 – Mina Murray’s Journal

Mina Murray’s Journal. August 8, Lucy was very restless all night, and I, too, could not sleep. The storm was fearful, and as it boomed loudly, it made me shudder. Strangely enough, the booming thunder did not wake Lucy, but she got up twice in the night and dressed herself. Fortunately, each time I wokeContinue reading “Dracula – Part 16 – Mina Murray’s Journal”

Dracula – Part 15 – The Dailygraph

Chapter 7 August 8, Article from “The Dailygraph,”(Cut and pasted into Mina Murray’s Journal) From a local journalist.Whitby. One of the greatest and most sudden storms ever recorded has just been experienced here. The weather had been somewhat sultry, but nothing uncommon to the month of August. Saturday evening was fine, and the townspeople wereContinue reading “Dracula – Part 15 – The Dailygraph”

Dracula – Part 14 – Mina Murray’s Journal

Mina Murray’s Journal July 26, I am anxious, and it soothes me to express myself here. Writing in a journal is like whispering to oneself and listening at the same time. And when I write in shorthand symbols, it feels different from regular writing. I am unhappy about Lucy and about Jonathan. I had notContinue reading “Dracula – Part 14 – Mina Murray’s Journal”

Dracula – Part 13 – Dr. Seward’s Journal

Dr. Seward’s Journal June 5, The case of Renfield grows more interesting the more I get to understand the man. He has certain qualities that are very developed; selfishness, secrecy, and purpose. I wish I could understand what his purpose was. He seems to have some scheme of his own, but I can’t figure itContinue reading “Dracula – Part 13 – Dr. Seward’s Journal”

Dracula – Part 12 – Mina Murray’s Journal

Chapter 6 Mina Murray’s Journal July 24, Today, I am in Whitby. Lucy met me at the station, looking sweeter and lovelier than ever. We drove up to the house at the Crescent in which they have rooms. This is a lovely place. The little river, the Esk, runs through a deep valley, which broadensContinue reading “Dracula – Part 12 – Mina Murray’s Journal”

Dracula – Part 11 – The Letters of Mina and Lucy

Chapter 5 Letter from Miss Mina Murray to Miss Lucy Westenra May 9th, My dearest Lucy, Forgive me for not writing in so long, but I have been simply overwhelmed with work. The life of an assistant teacher is exhausting. I miss you so much, and I miss the sea, where we can talk togetherContinue reading “Dracula – Part 11 – The Letters of Mina and Lucy”

Dracula – Part 10 – Jonathan Harker’s Journal

May 18th, I went down to look at that room again in daylight, because I must know the truth. When I got to the doorway at the top of the stairs, it was closed. It had been so forcibly shut that part of the wooden doorframe was splintered. I could see that the door hadContinue reading “Dracula – Part 10 – Jonathan Harker’s Journal”

Dracula – Part 9 – Jonathan Harker’s Journal

Later – The Morning of May 16th, God, please preserve my sanity. Safety and the assurance of safety are things that I cannot even hope to wish for anymore. While I live here, there is only one thing that I can hope for: that I don’t go insane. (If I have not gone insane already.)Continue reading “Dracula – Part 9 – Jonathan Harker’s Journal”

My Dragon – Chapter 10 – I Find The Dragon

Chapter 10 – I Find The Dragon When I was crossing the back of the fifteenth crocodile with just two more lollipops to go, the noise of the monkeys suddenly stopped. I could hear a much bigger noise getting louder every second. Then, I could hear seven furious tigers and one raging rhinoceros and twoContinue reading “My Dragon – Chapter 10 – I Find The Dragon”

The Romance of the Moon

The Moon is beautiful. The Earth loves her, but Saturn also loves her. Who will win the fight for love? The Romance of the Moon This story is from 1,000,000 years ago. It is a summer night. The Moon is thinking. The stars are singing and dancing. What is the Moon thinking about? She isContinue reading “The Romance of the Moon”