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A blog is a short name for a web log, a website that is updated periodically with writing by one person or a group. For someone writing a novel, a blog can serve as a journal of the author's progress. It can be used to update friends, family members and fans on struggles the writer is encountering o
If you are a fan of vampire stories, you will absolutely love the Twilight Collection. This consists of four books that have been written by Stephenie Meyer and they are about the lives of a family of
Hundreds of children's literature associations promote worldwide literacy.Lisa Stirling/Digital Vision/Getty ImagesAcross the globe, hundreds of literary societies, councils and associations work to preserve and promote literary works for children and young adults. Regional organizations...
OverviewPolka Dot Images/Polka Dot/Getty ImagesWalt Disney World is such a large company and has been a topic of many chat rooms, bulletin boards and common gossip. Some of the rumors are true, while others are just a myth that keeps being passed around as fact. There are various myths...
Some people believe the information learned in a tarot reading can be helpful for finding solutions to life's challenges, but according to the American Association of Professional Psychics, tarot cards did not start out as a mystical tool. The portion of the deck known as the major arcana were the o
Altimeters measure altitude above a fixed level, such as mean sea level, or MSL. An altimeter has three indicators, which express altitude in units of 10,000, 1,000 and 100 feet, respectively. The skinniest arm -- or a roving triangle or quadrilateral shape -- indicates units of 10,000. A thick, med
'The Universe Can Never Be Complete' is a journey through the mind of man, specifically one man: John Joseph Burhop. It takes you from the beginning of the universe to the end of time and back again.
Ian O'Neill is a great new fantasy novelist creating a fantasy book series for kids. His first book, The Time Traveller's Assistant, is an adventure about a young lad with a tough li
Saw you today happily smilingWith hair so shining, face so bloomingYour lips seem tempting, wish I could kissCheeks of yours, never I do not miss
Interpreting a short story is both a subjective and objective pursuit. It is objective in the application of plot structure to the work. It is subjective in terms of what the reader brings to or remembers from the piece. The worldview or belief system of both the story's writer and its readers al
A number of major films have made "Beowulf" a household word, yet many people do not know the origins of this story of monsters and brave warriors. Far from being a Hollywood creation, "Beowulf" films are based on the oldest surviving epic tale in British literature. The heroic struggle by the hero,