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Charles Bukowski, American Author
Charles Bukowski, American Author. The most active Bukowski discussion forum on the web. Database of works, original manuscripts, timeline and a lot more.
The Catcher in the Rye
J.D. Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye" as represented by the great Thurman Munson.
Community Post: 20 Books You Should Read In Your Twenties...
because movies are overrated.
Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore - The Life and Writings...
10 Great American Dystopias
In a country whose ideal of success is often called "the American dream," there are plenty of nightmares too. The United States has its own particular brand of dystopia, full of religious thuggery, class warfare, and the spectre of slavery.
Welcome to the Mark Twain House & Museum
Twain said, "The lack of money is the root of all evil." Wise words from a wise man. We hope you will show your support for his legacy by supporting us today.
A Sunday at 105
A 105-year-old Acadian agrees to be filmed one Sunday as she goes about her daily routine and ruminates on life. Filmed by her great-grandson, Aldéa Pellerin-Cormier comments wisely ... — Enjoy over a thousand films on our Facebook page. facebook.com...
Unquote | Futility Closet
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
The 50 Best Southern Novels Ever Written
The American South has long been seen as the focus of the country's Civil Rights Movement, carrying with it the stigma of poverty, racism, and anti-intellectualism. Yet the region has also pr…
Piccsy :: Ernest Hemingway
Piccsy pictures are inspiring, creative and beautiful. Share this Picc with your friends.
Girlfriend Stops Reading David Foster Wallace Breakup Letter...
BLOOMINGTON, IL—Claire Thompson, author David Foster Wallace's girlfriend of two years, stopped reading his 67-page breakup letter at page 20, she admitted Monday.
Poe Toaster - Wikipedia
The is an unofficial nickname given to a mysterious person (or more probably two persons in succession, possibly father and son) who, for over seven decades, paid an annual tribute to American author by visiting the stone marking his original grave...
The Raven, by Edgar Allan Poe; The Raven Page 1
The Raven, Page 1: Read The Raven, by Author Edgar Allan Poe Page by Page, now. Free, Online.
21 Quotes on Truth
Tweet 1. If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything. - Mark Twain 2. If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor. - Albert Einstein 3. Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted...
Mark Twain quotations - Satan
100 Best Novels « Modern Library
Home of the Modern Library, renowned publisher of classics, chronicles, essential writings, and translations. Includes the Bantam Classics line of titles for high school and college students, and the authorized Royal Shakespeare Company editions.
Poems - byGosh.com
100 Best-Loved Poems Ambrose Bierce Decalogue William Blake And Did Those Feet In Ancient Times The Lamb London The Sick Rose The Tiger Elizabeth Barrett Browning How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways To Flush, My Dog…Read more Poems ›
Required Reading: The 50 Best Books for Men
A man is not defined by his biceps or his bank account, but also by the expansiveness of his mind. To enhance yours, you must read these books.
Charles Bukowski Quotes (Author of Post Office)
597 quotes from Charles Bukowski: 'Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.', 'Do you hate people?I don't hate them...I ju...
72. Death be not proud, though some have called thee. John...
The H.P. Lovecraft Archive
Dedicated to Howard Phillips Lovecraft, the 20th century master of weird fiction, who died in 1937.
Replacing the "N-word" with "Robot" in Huck Finn
We want to take the word "N-word" and replace it with "Robot" in Mark Twain's classic "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn."
How To Kill a Mustache
Offing a mustache is more complicated than you thought. Get the "Viva La Mustache" T-shirt: http://dftba.com/viva Find it on Reddit - http://bit.ly/Redditmustache Thanks so much for sharing this video. It makes a difference. - Rhett & Link Written...
On the Writing of the Insane (1870)
A book of observations on the peculiarities of writing styles as shown by asylum patients, by G. Mackenzie Bacon, a medical superintendant at Cambridgshire County Asylum (now Fulbourn Hospital).
Terry Border Brings Old Books to Life with Wire
1984 by George Orwell Artist Terry Border gives new life to old books in his latest series titled Wiry Limbs, Paper Backs. The artist, who is no stranger to breathing new life into inanimate objects, utilizes his handcrafted technique of bending wire...
The Fascinating Self-Portraits of 20 Famous Authors
They say writing is a form of self-expression — but it's not the only one. And if we had to guess, we'd bet that many of our favorite authors have a little bit more going on in th…
Top 10 books every college student should read
In "High Fidelity" by Nick Hornby, protagonist Rob is forever making top-five lists: Top five Elvis Costello songs; top five side-ones, track-ones;
If Famous Writers Had Written Twilight…
The main problem with Twilight isn't its sparkly vampires who lack all traditional weaknesses, or even its anti-feminist sensibility. When you get right down to it, the trouble is that the writing is terrible, filled with cliche phrases ("smoldering ...
Do you know more grammar than a 5th grader?
Will your elementary school English teacher be impressed with your grammar knowledge? Take this quiz and find out whether you're a true grammar Nazi.
Des Magiers Homepage - Edgar Allan Poe: The Raven
BBC Believes You Only Read 6 of These Books...
Find lists that interest you and mark off the things you've done - movies you've seen, books you've read, foods you've eaten, places you've visited and much more.
Dreams quote by Walt Disney
Mark Twain quotations - Honesty
Emerson - Mommy's Nose is Scary! (Original)
My five-and-a-half-month old son Emerson isn't sure what to think when I blow my nose. Sometimes he's terrified, then he can't stop laughing.
The Raven : the poem
Spelling Whiz Quiz - Zoo
With the ubiquity (wait, is that spelled right?) of spell check, does spelling even matter anymore? We think so. Take this 40 question quiz and test your spelling savvy!
Book Lovers Are Completely Obsessed With This Website
Last year, Random House quietly gave away Dan Brown's bestselling novel, The Da Vinci Code, for free for one week. Millions of readers were unaware of the week-long giveaway. A select group of readers did take advantage of the promotion, though. They...
193. O Captain! My Captain! Whitman, Walt. 1900. Leaves...
The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
The Weird, Recursive 'Mad Men' Ads
There is a built-in challenge to placing commercials adjacent to the fictional ad world of Sterling, Cooper, et al…
electronic texts in american history, culture, and literature
Alone, by Edgar Allan Poe
Complete text of the poem by Edgar Allan Poe.
Syd Barrett tribute
This Award-Winning Animation Follows A Lost Soul Meeting...
Wordcount · Tracking the Way We Use Language
WORDCOUNT. An interactive presentation of the 86,800 most common words in the English language. By Jonathan J. Harris / Number27