100 Exquisite Adjectives
Adjectives -- descriptive words that modify nouns -- often come under fire for their cluttering quality, but often it's quality, not quantity, that is the issue. Plenty of tired adjectives are available to spoil a good sentence, but when you find jus...
Do not stand at my grave and weep - Wikipedia, the free...
is a written in 1932 by . Although the origin of the poem was disputed until later in her life, Mary Frye's authorship was confirmed in 1998 after research by , a newspaper columnist.
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Stand-up Shots: Comedians at a Glimpse
In our on-going endeavor to introduce you to some of the best and brightest stand-up comedians in the business, today we shall be taking a look at one of the lesser known subreddits on Reddit.com, StandUpShots. While YouTube is the definitive source ...
New Indie Music - Five Albums You Should Be Listening to...
My life features a soundtrack of near-continual music, whether I'm deciding which of to suggest for an upcoming film, checking out new songwriters we're considering signing, or just listening for pleasure. Here are five that stood out from the unrul...
Wow! History's most iconic photos in colour
Colour has an amazing power to bring the past to life, whether it's Abraham Lincoln's tie or a victorious kiss.
8 Great Philosophical Questions That We'll Never Solve
Philosophy goes where hard science can't, or won't. Philosophers have a license to speculate about everything from metaphysics to morality, and this means they can shed light on some of the basic questions of existence.
How to cut glass
I posted a picture about 1 week ago on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter of me cutting glass using just string. I got LOT'S of requests for a tutorial on how I DID THIS! So here it is. FINALLY! You will
Your State's Weirdest Unexplained Phenomenon Photo Gallery...
Paranormal events, mysterious lights and unexplained noises in each of the 50 states.
Trailer for new novel by Gabriel Roth: The Unknowns
[Video Link] I enjoyed this trailer for Gabriel Roth's new novel, The Unknowns. I haven't read the book, but it sounds interesting!
Cognitive Computing Systems: As They Shall Reason
As computer learning capabilities grow, they will become co-collaborators with humans.
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100 Very Cool Facts About The Human Body
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25 Spectacular Movies You (Probably) Haven't Seen
My top 25 favorite, relatively unknown movies of all time. Some highlights include Midnight in Paris, Sin Nombre, The Fountain, Waking Life, Garden State, Boogie Nights and Rubber. Posts some of your favorites in the comments; I will add the top 5 su...
Twain's Rules of Writing
2. The episodes of a tale shall be necessary parts of the tale, and shall help develop it.