Some of the best Gary Larson Far Side cartoons and the story of his creative genius.
Limericks to make you laugh from famous poets to everyday people
The four types of criticism for writers and what they mean. Why authors like J.K. Rowling and Stephen King would fail without negative feedback.
Oscar Wilde has remained famous more for his plays and for his philosophical novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, than for his poems. He was a proponent of "art for art's sake," a kind of precursor to the fragmentation of...
Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe's first novel was first published in 1958 and is one of the masterpieces of 20th century African fiction. Things Fall Apart is set in the 1890s, in Umuofia, a cluster of nine villages on...
Who is the writer Kitty the Dreamer? Learn a little about her life, how she came to be a writer, and where she plans on going with the written word in the near future!
Learn about Shakespeare's use of the oxymoron in his works. From Romeo and Juliet, to Hamlet, to Macbeth and more, The Bard used a lot of oxymora!
Final installment in the Midnight, Texas trilogy
Do we really need 'silent' AND 'quiet', or 'angry', 'mad', 'incensed', 'nonplussed', 'disgruntled', AND 'enraged'? Do all these synonyms enrich or language or just make it too hard to learn?
This list compiles the manga like Akatsuki no Yona (Yona of the Dawn). So drown in the similarities and indulge yourself with the most recommended manga selections!