Words of Wisdom- Agatha Christie on How to be Successful

If you want to be a writer, one of the best things you can do is read. Read the works of those that have come before you and learn from them. Read the advice of authors and get their perspective. This is true of any endeavor; the way to learn how to do something to … Continue reading Words of Wisdom- Agatha Christie on How to be Successful

Review- “Real Artists Don’t Starve” by Jeff Goins

If you read "Real Artists Don’t Starve" expecting it to give you a blueprint on exactly what to do, you will be disappointed. That is not the point of a book like this. The premise behind Real Artists Don’t Starve is that each person has their own creative journey and you need motivation to turn … Continue reading Review- “Real Artists Don’t Starve” by Jeff Goins

7 Lessons on the “Ultimate Questions” of Life in Douglas Adams Quotes

Most people have either read the book, or watched the movie, ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’. If you have not, it is all about being foiled in trying to understand why 42 is the answer to life, the universe, and everything. (That gets the most common HGG quote out of the way) This book was … Continue reading 7 Lessons on the “Ultimate Questions” of Life in Douglas Adams Quotes

The Matrix: An Intriguing Look Into the Centuries of the Past

The Matrix of Western Culture: Perspectives on History, the Arts, and Ideas by Arthur Wenk   According to his bio, Arthur Wenk has been a jack-of-all trades in the academic world. He has been a musicologist, calculus teacher, and psychotherapist. He has written several books and public lectures ranging from a detective book series featuring … Continue reading The Matrix: An Intriguing Look Into the Centuries of the Past

American History: History of the United States… by Andrew White

Being as I am currently studying history, I thought my first review back should be a history book. I was a little shocked to find this book was so short, especially considering the author claims you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the major points of American history. I didn't believe this … Continue reading American History: History of the United States… by Andrew White