If anyone could be called a chameleon in Hollywood, it is Johnny Depp. While his latest role will be a reprisal of the Mad Hatter in Alice Through the Looking Glass, his roles are not limited to men in the field of haberdashery. He has also played a drug-addled journalist, a man trying to break a curse, a romantic gypsy, a whimsical writer, a sex-obsessed earl, a weirdo with a chocolate factory, and a singing wolf.
In the grand tradition of reinterpreting classic literary situations with modern day technologies, Quirk author and blogger Alyssa Favreau imagines what might have happened if some of literature's heroines just had a good friend to text.
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It used to be easy to read as a Goth. Find a classic piece of creepy literature by Mary Shelley, Bram Stoker or H.P Lovecraft and you were golden. The options have gotten much more interesting than that over the last few decades. We at Quirk are providing a look at some of the modern masterpieces of dark fiction which should be carried around in the backpacks of all Goths in schools across the United States.