Help us to celebrate National Poetry Month; share this poem with your friends! “MCMXIV (1964)” Phillip Larkin Those long uneven lines Standing as patiently As if they were stretched outside The Oval or Villa Park, The crowns of hats, the sun On moustached archaic faces Grinning as… MORE →
Guest post by Yohana Petrovic So, you’ve decided to start your own blog! But before you can start writing and engaging with your readers, there is one hurdle that you have to jump: giving your blog a name. Choosing the best title for your blog is a very tricky thing…. MORE →
The list is not, of course, exhaustive. There are some hundred or so False Friends in Shakespeare. Reading Shakespeare with any medium size etymological dictionary (e.g., Chambers) or a good Shakespeare glossary (e.g., Shakespeare’s Words) at hand, would be no bootless task but befriend you with Shakespearean False Friends, merely!
Help us to celebrate National Poetry Month; share this poem with your friends! Thomas Sayers Ellis is a contemporary American poet and literary activist from Washington, D.C. “Or,” Thomas Sayers Ellis Or Oreo, or worse. Or ordinary. Or your choice of category or Color or any color… MORE →
We know that libraries are portals to amazing knowledge and insight, but libraries themselves are also pretty amazing. Here are 5 facts about libraries that will amaze you. 1. According to the American Library Association, 58% of adults in the United States have a library card. 2…. MORE →