George Orwell has laid down these motivations which are essential for those aspiring to become a writer, as well as including contagious facts which all writers should know about; well presented in his book ‘Why I Write’.
Today is World Elephant Day—and what a fun day to celebrate! From Disney’s Dumbo to Tolkien’s Oliphaunts, we find them in every range of film and literature. But not every story starring an elephant is a happy one. Enter George Orwell.
Today is June 25th which means it is the birthday of an outstanding author, novelist, journalist and critic George Orwell. He was born on 25 June 1903 in Motihari. He is known for his allegorical novella ‘Animal Farm’ and the dystopian novel ‘1984.’ And today to celebrate his birthday and honor him, here are six facts about George Orwell.
Some authors are far different in-person than they are on the page. Here at Bookstr we’re calling out five of the biggest jerks in literary lore.