Many orders ago, where colours were what first started the show. It came to be, that in an array, light burst forth in a particular day. The desert mirage, a shore of Truth, a spell within the mystery
I wrote to the author of Shantaram accusing him of being a lying junky. He wrote a detailed response, which is most informative and interesting, showing an insight into the man, and giving updates on recent happenings...
Chaucer’s Contribution to English Language & Literature is of paramount importance in the history of English literature. It was Chaucer who transformed English into a full fledged language.
Buried beneath the stream of consciousness sentence structure in Faulkner's Barn Burning is the story of a boy and the father he both loves and hates.
The Dutch language has nearly 7000 proverbs, from which there are many foreign counterparts in English, French and German. I picked out my favourite ones, that have no foreign counterparts.
Rahim Khan is a minor but important character in the dynamics of "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini. Although he plays a small part in the novel, his effect on the protagonist (Amir) is very prominent. As a result,...
Nadine Gordimer’s story Terminal is about a terminally ill woman and her loyal husband. They live their lives together in a fairytale, believing that she will recover from her illness. As the story progresses, the...
This hub dwells upon the characteristics of Middle English Literature. Some people also call it Medieval English Literature. Whatever may be the case, you can read about Middle English Literature in this hub.
Nowadays, it seems the vampire is again setting the trend not as a scary monster but as a model of cheap romance. This article explores vampires in literature with an eye to their symbolic meaning.
Ever wonder what "Not worth a Tinkers Dam" Means or The history of the term "Not worth a tinkers dam". "Not worth a tinkers Damn" may be traced back to England to around the time of 1350-1400 AD.