I'm sure you know what I mean when I say that I hate that feeling when I try to think of a good insult and can't come up with one until five minutes later when it doesn't matter anymore. It is in times like these that it would be best to consult the experts.
How do you get an English major in the mood? Metaphorplay!
Last week we told you about #DressLikeABook, the contest started by Electric Literature on Instagram. Maybe you'd like to join in on the fun, but don't know what to wear.
When I hear the word "psychedelic," multiple things come to mind: hippies, free love, and, of course, drugs.
The opening sentence of a book can determine a lot of things (including whether or not you decide to keep going with said book). It's the author's first invitation into a world of their own creation.
Trying to choose which new releases to dive into in a world swimming with incredible books published weekly can sometimes feel overwhelming. But have no fear, there's no need to fret; I am here to save the day.
I don’t want to sound all biased, but I have to say that bookworms are some of the best people on earth. Yes that is a big statement, but I think we can all agree that it’s a fact. We’re intellectual, funny, kind, emotional, and we can blow through 700 pages in about four days.
I am sure that I speak for many of us when I say that besides reading, one of my favorite things to do is eat. It seems logical, then, that these two pastimes should be combined. Scroll down for pictures of food that will appeal to your literary tastes and tempt your taste buds.
The nonprofit organization Electric Literature, which works to make literature relevant, accessible, and inclusive, has just released a new contest under the hashtag #DressLikeABook.
It’s celebrated in so many places and it brings various cultures together, however Cinco de Mayo is more than just a special day of drinks and food and family. It’s a vital piece of Mexican history.
A friend recently asked me what my go-to genre of book is and I drew a complete and total blank.
Spring has sprung and, now that the weather's getting warmer, it's time for reading books in parks, on the beach, and pretty much anywhere outside! Summer is (finally) nearing and nothing says summer like a brand-new reading list.
Some authors have one or two books for which they are so famous that hardly anyone is aware that they ever wrote anything else. Well, now you have no excuse not to be aware. Read on to learn about eight books by famous authors that you probably never knew existed.
In today's world of memes and short attention spans, not everybody wants to read long, epic novels that double as door-stoppers. Adults can also enjoy picture books, especially those that are made with adults in mind. If you need a good laugh, pick up one of the side-splitting books below.