writing
Movies
Pixar Rolls Out Free Online Storytelling Course
The course includes lessons from the directors of "Up" and "Brave."... READ ON
Fun
Turn Your iPad Into a Typewriter With This Bluetooth Keyboard
All the nostalgia, none of the Wite-Out.... READ ON
Fun
Write a Stellar 200-Word Essay and You Could Win a North Carolina Farm
The property is valued at $450,000.... READ ON
List
20 Inspiring Quotes from Langston Hughes
“I have discovered in life that there are ways of getting almost anywhere you want to go, if you really want to go.”... READ ON
Books
7 People Who Hated Pride and Prejudice
Despite how beloved 'Pride and Prejudice' is, there have been plenty of people who hated it.... READ ON
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This Browser Extension Will Correct All Your Grammar Mistakes
Never confuse "its" and "it's" again.... READ ON
List
20 Virginia Woolf Quotes to Celebrate Her Birthday
Born 135 years ago today, Virginia Woolf was a true writer’s writer.... READ ON
Books
How Stephen King's Wife Saved Carrie  and Launched His Career
How the master of horror got his first big break—and how his wife inspired him.... READ ON
Movies
When Roger Ebert Made an X-Rated Movie
In 1969, Ebert was asked to write a "camp rock-and-roll horror exploitation musical." So he did.... READ ON
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How Your Sloppy Email Subject Lines Are Affecting Your Work
A new analysis shows that we're more error-prone during the first day of the work week—and that these mistakes affect response rate.... READ ON
Books
Today Would Be Isaac Asimov's 97th Birthday (ish)
"My parents were always uncertain and it really doesn't matter. I celebrate January 2, 1920, so let it be."... READ ON
List
7 of History's Most Famous Pairs of Pen Pals
These well known duos lived out their relationships on the page.... READ ON
Fun
Write a Poo Haiku for World Toilet Day
World Toilet Day, held on November 19, serves to raise awareness about diarrheal diseases and world sanitation issues.... READ ON
Books
21 Famous Authors and Their Favorite Books
One key to being a good writer is to always keep reading—and that doesn't change after you've been published.... READ ON
Music
Listen to Witch-Themed Classical Music and Poems for Halloween
BBC Radio's classical literature and music program put together a sorcery-themed episode for your holiday enjoyment.... READ ON
Live Smarter
5 Swoon-Worthy Office Supplies to Up Your Writing Game
Consider ditching your 50-cent composition notebooks for something a little more refined.... READ ON

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