Free Monster Essays and Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays

Free Monster Essays and Papers

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Good Essays

    The Monsters

    • 725 Words
    • 2 Pages

    INVISIBLE MONSTERS To sacrifice oneself and save others is what we've known as human love, and we have also learned that we should respect those who could perform that in any situation, but in reality, the numbers of those people who don't care about what others do seems much greater than the number of those who do. In Stephen Crane's story, "The Monsters", Henry Johnson who sacrifices himself into the fire in order to save a little boy gets treated like a monster just because his face has "burned

    • 725 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    What makes a monster? What do we think of when we picture a monster? According to Merriam-Webster, a monster is defined as a creature that is typically large, ugly, and frightening. That is truly what we usually think of. It is safe to say that the creature in Frankenstein is what fits the description the best. His shape, form, and design are unnatural, which makes it frightening and scarring for an audience. I feel that makes a monster a monster, but what about attitude and emotions. Should I say

    • 781 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Monster Hunters

    • 1417 Words
    • 3 Pages

    Monster Hunters Monsters are hunted. The lore of their destruction is excessive, glowing, and dispersed. It is a crucial component of their mythology. There is no eluding the hunter, armed with the vampire stake and crosses and the werewolf’s silver bullet. But then it is the hunter whose tale it is to begin with. Beowulf cannot stay hidden forever, or he would not be Beowulf. Monstrosity relies, in this sense, on its exposition for its production, and it is in this superficial sense of

    • 1417 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Better Essays

    I awoke drenched sweat and my heart racing, I looked around the room frightened fearing that there is a monster hiding somewhere in my room. I wiped the sweat from my brow as I slowly and carefully get out of bed, shaking. I began walking down the darkened hallway towards the bathroom, turning on every light that I could find. As I got closer to the bathroom I began to see a creature with long arms and snake like hair. My heart began beating like a drum at a band concert, my eyes widened in fear

    • 914 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    Monsters In Society

    • 928 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Regardless of their characteristics, and outward appearances, monsters have one common ground; encountering them may have devastating repercussions in our lives which may be irreversible. It is easy for us to think of people or things that purposefully intend to cause us harm, such as rapist and murderers as monsters among us. This is undoubtedly true, the aftermath victims and their families have to endure are detrimental and will have lifelong negative effects. However, the reality is that the

    • 928 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    vague almost imperceptible line between good and evil, benevolence and malevolence, victim and criminal. In addition, it prompts us to consider our own existence and our influence over the existence of others. The monster and its creator are effective images because they are both monsters that we, society, created ourselves-- out of our desire to improve and out of our inability to predict.

    • 1060 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Monster Mergers

    • 814 Words
    • 2 Pages
    • 4 Works Cited

    Monster Mergers About three decades ago, school boards in the state of Pennsylvania decided that bigger was better. These short-sighted members looked at school districts merging throughout the country and deduced they should join the parade. How could they be so naive not to see the damage and havoc that would be left in the wake of these giant jointures. Wyoming Valley West, Nanticoke Area, Hanover Area, Coughlin, and even the parochial Bishop Hoban, are responsible for killing a magnificent

    • 814 Words
    • 2 Pages
    • 4 Works Cited
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Monsters are supposed to scare people and represent their fears. In most monster movies, the monster is a huge, ugly, non-human beast that terrorizes the city and destroys everything. But in the 1985 film The Stuff, the monster appears to be an innocuous dessert; what does that say about the fears of society? Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, an expert on monster culture, explains this and more in his article “Monster Culture (Seven Theses)” reprinted in the textbook Monsters in 2012. Cohen’s first thesis of

    • 1983 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Essay About Monsters

    • 1263 Words
    • 3 Pages

    What is a monster? A monster is almost always defined different to a significant person. The most common definition of a monster is something that is a large frightening, ugly imaginary creature. But again that all depends on the person because we all are scared of something. It does not have to be big or ugly to scare someone. Monsters can be also very exciting to others who enjoy the thrill of them. Especially in horror films which has a very popular demographic of kids who watch them. But, my

    • 1263 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Edward was found to be guilty of being a monster by the court. I find this verdict unjust and fundamentally flawed. Although, evidence was presented that Edward fits some definitions and theories presented by Cohen and Carroll; he did not fit them all. Edward is unconsciously fitting the role of a monster without being able to defend himself. Although he fits some definitions he does not fill all, therefore, he cannot be characterized as a monster. Edward knows that he is different and vulnerable

    • 812 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
Previous
Page12345678950