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    Analysis of Sredni Vashtar and Such a Pretty Little Picture

    _Sredni Vashtar_ and _Such a Pretty Little Picture_ are quick stories whose main heroes share a typical character trait: they both dream a few world where they can finally be free. Both of them live in a actuality during which they do not feel joyful and so they use their creativeness to escape from their […] More

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    “Sredni Vashtar” by Saki (Hector Hugh Munro)

    “Sredni Vashtar” is a short story written by Saki (Hector Hugh Munro) between 1900 and 1911 and initially published in his book The Chronicles of Clovis. It has been adapted for opera, film, radio and television. The story concerns a ten-year-old boy named Conradin, who lives with his strict cousin and guardian, Mrs. De Ropp. […] More