5 Books Inspired By Greek Mythology

5 Books Inspired By Greek Mythology

Greek mythology has a very special place in western culture. We see it in architecture, in art, and in the stories that inspire us. Terminology like a person’s “Achille’s heel” is so commonly accepted in the English vernacular that we don’t often give it a second thought. This mythos is ever present, and it acts as a creative muse (pun intended) to writers everywhere, and when there are stories that showcase Greek mythology in new and fun ways, those stories should be shared and explored.   Here are five stories that resonate with Greek mythology:     1. Circe   image …

5 Quotes To Help You Kick Your NaNoWriMo Slump

5 Quotes To Help You Kick Your NaNoWriMo Slump

With the month winding down and NaNoWriMo writers working to reach their respective 50,000 word goals, it should come as no surprise that many of these NaNo participants are experiencing a writer’s slump. Some of these individuals might be dealing with deadlines that relate to school, or perhaps work is taking its toll as the holidays fast approach. Or maybe it’s just good old fashioned writer’s block — the scourge of all writers. Regardless, this is the time of the month where NaNo writers are confronted by their exhaustion, and they have to make the choice to keep working towards …

7 of the Most Insightful 'Life of Pi' Quotes

7 of the Most Insightful 'Life of Pi' Quotes

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Almost two decades ago today, Life of Pi was first published. In honor of the publication anniversary of this international bestseller, we’ve gathered together some of the most insightful quotes from Yann Martel’s smash hit. Come along with us as we relive Pi’s amazing journey!   Image via Amazon   1 – It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names. 2 – To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation. 3 – If we, citizens, …

7 of the Most Insightful ‘Life of Pi’ Quotes

7 of the Most Insightful ‘Life of Pi’ Quotes

Book Culture

Almost two decades ago today, Life of Pi was first published. In honor of the publication anniversary of this international bestseller, we’ve gathered together some of the most insightful quotes from Yann Martel’s smash hit. Come along with us as we relive Pi’s amazing journey!   Image via Amazon   1 – It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names. 2 – To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation. 3 – If we, citizens, …