50 Iconic Writers Who Were Repeatedly Rejected » Online...
Here are 50 well-respected writers who were told no several times, but didn't give up.
Top 100: Best Movies (of All-Time)
The best movies evoke tears, laughter, terror, reminiscence, and/or mystery in a truly personal way. Anything less (AKA, around 98% of all movies) serves no purpose other than to shove mindless, forgettable fodder in our face and line Hollywood's poc...
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THE EPIC STORY OF HOW HUMANS MADE ART, AND ART MADE US HUMAN
Virginia Woolf on How to Read a Book
"Do not dictate to your author; try to become him. Be his fellow-worker and accomplice." "The mind, the brain, the top of the tingling sp
Canada Reads Top 40 books -- including Little Brother!
I just received the delightful news that my novel, Little Brother made it to the CBC's "Canada Reads" list of top 40 Canadian books, and it is in some spectacular company.
10 Psychological Effects of Nonsexual Touch — PsyBlog
Psychological research on how a simple (nonsexual) touch can increase compliance, helping behaviour, attraction and signal power.
Men's health: What is fit for your age?
Fitness standards change as men grow older. Check the charts below to see how you stack up. This is just one set of standards used in assessing clients at gyms. The numbers show roughly what men should be able to do at various ages, not an average of...
1. The Road Not Taken. Frost, Robert. 1920. Mountain Interval...
1. The Road Not Taken. Frost, Robert. 1920. Mountain Interval
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Why You Can't Help Believing Everything You Read — PsyBlog...
You shouldn't believe everything you read, yet according to a classic psychology study at first we can't help it. What is the mind's default position: are we naturally critical or naturally gullible? As a species do we have a tendency
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This Be the Verse by Philip Larkin : The Poetry Foundation...
They fuck you up, your mum and dad. / They may not mean to, but they do. / They fill you with the faults they had / And add some extra, just for you.
Philosophy: The Classics
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A Song: "Men of England" by Percy Bysshe Shelley : The Poetry...
Men of England, wherefore plough / For the lords who lay ye low? / Wherefore weave with toil and care / The rich robes your tyrants wear?