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10 Famous Authors Who Were Born in June

It's finally June; the first month where it really starts to feel like summer! Now is the perfect time to grab your favorite book, pop on over to the nearest park, take root under a tree, and read while you soak up the sun.

 

7 Fantastic Homes From Literary Adaptations

Movies adapted from literature are usually a Godsend, when they’re done right that is. Bringing words and details to life is really remarkable when you think about it. Everyone always pays attention to the location and if you’re like me, you’ll probably fall in love with it too.

11 Fascinating Novels About Cults

What is this innate fascination we all seem to have with cults? Is it an interest and disbelief that so many people seem to fall into them? Do we find it impossible to imagine ourselves within a world where we, too, are pulled deep into the depths of a cult?

 

5 Reasons Why We Still Need Love Letters

Ah yes, there is nothing quite like romance and grand gestures. As cheesy as they may be, they’re even lovelier these days because they’re so uncommon. Who writes poetry for their love? Who plays them a song on their front porch?

15 Book-Themed Instagrams to Enrich Your Feed

You know that feeling you get in the pit of your stomach as you're nearing the end of a really good book; that growing sense of excitement to see how it all unfolds, that thrill of feeling so deeply invested in a life other than your own, and that impending, dark-cloud feeling of "o

15 Quotes About Writing from Famous Authors

Whether you're an aspiring writer, an avid reader, or none of the above you can't help but admit the power and influence the written word has on us all. Writing can be cathartic, informative, distracting, devastating, connecting, and everything in-between.

 

10 Quotes to Make You Fall Deeply in Love with Italy

Maybe I’m biased as I am half, but the Italian language is one of the most beautiful I’ve ever heard. The way it rolls off the tongue and flows from word to word with passionate little inflections is indeed quite lovely. Plus I’m a sucker for The Lizzie McGuire Movie.

7 Banned Books That Made Killer Films

The act of banning books, and deciding what people can and cannot read, is one of the oldest acts of censorship in existence; as long as we've had books, we've had people in power trying to prevent us from reading them. 

 

25 of the Best Insults From Literature

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.