Alex Garland Essays
Annihilation: The Tormented Realities of Depression and Self-Destruction College
What does it mean to destroy oneself? In the short amount of time that is one's life, a lot of people have made an art out of self-destructing. People place themselves in terrifying positions just to feel anything else but the crushing pain of...
The Nature of Fear in 'Annihilation': Venturing Into the Unknown 12th Grade
The greatest fear of all is the unknown. When a person is about to die, fear creeps in because he/she has no idea what will happen next. Doing anything that does not have a definitive outcome is very scary. This is mostly because people are afraid...