The whole world deserves to know about 17th century poet Katherine Philips’ society she created with her friends—the Society of Friendship.
I’m definitely a family-oriented person; if there’s one group of people I can always count on besides friends, it’s without a doubt my family. They’re loving, supportive, and, at many times, so damn loud and over-the-top that I can only laugh.
I love me some Edgar Allan Poe, always have and always will. So I never shoot down the chance to hear a little more about the dark and mysterious writer. Plus I’m a complete sucker for a beautiful mansion with a rich history.
Books are a fabulous way to gain new perspective and open your mind to new ideas. However, sometimes they can be the source of controversy.
I know everyone and their mother loves a good F. Scott Fitzgerald work, but have we all forgotten about his notable significant other, the powerhouse that was Zelda Fitzgerald. Her spunk, fiery personality, and artistic style made for an explosive pairing with Scott.
Everyone wants to feel a little slinky now and then, that’s where lingerie comes in right? Maybe it’s a special evening or an anniversary. Perhaps you just wanna lay around in it and sip wine. Hey, it’s all good.
A 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature winner, a poet, a playwright, a translator, and recipient of countless other awards. This is only the surface of what Seamus Heaney had accomplished in his seventy-four years of life.
Sleep, eat and breathe literature by attending these eleven literary festivals around the world.
Often, works of fiction are inspired by real life crimes.
If there’s one line I always remember reading when I was younger it’s: "Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— / I took the one less traveled by / And that has made all the difference." When I would reference this at eleven-years-old I thought I was a real wiz and perhaps I was.