The level of spoiler included is in the tags, if you’re worried about that! All fictional excerpts but for the last are from my primary work in progress, currently titled The Lost Isle. The first two samples, however, are examples of academic analyses.

Expressions of Gender and Power in the European Middle Ages

It is nearly impossible, if not impossible altogether, to find a period of …

Source Analysis: the Trial of Joan of Arc

Analysis on a brief excerpt from the Transcript of the Trial of Joan …

Annemarie (1)

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that you probably shouldn’t break up with your …

Julia (2)

“I’m leaving,” I’d said as we lay in bed that morning. I’d opted …

Brandon (3)

It was in her moments of lucidity that I got the most nervous.  …

Brandon (4)

The man at the bar grinned when I asked him for ginger tea. …

Julia (5)

And then I heard a voice that chilled my bones.  “If you don’t …

Brandon (6)

MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD. . . . She leaned against me, exhausted. Dark circles …

Julia (7)

I left Annemarie and Brandon, closing the door softly behind myself and heading …

Glass – Ruth (8)

The next time I woke up, sunlight streamed through the window from a …