Books, Literature, and Writing
What is #Booktok?
Today, TikTok is a full-fledged short video content sharing social network for all ages, covering every imaginable topic and genre, including a large book hashtag community called #booktok. What is #booktok? And how can self published authors take advantage of it?
The Dream Mansion- in Response to Chill’s First Prompt, "The Unfamiliar House"
This story is a response to Chill Clinton’s first creative writing prompt, The Unfamiliar House. Autumn finds herself sleeping on a couch different from the setting of her bedroom. How did she get in there? All the doors and windows of the mansion are locked. Will she find a way of escape? Read on.
The Blue Syringe : Friends or Love?
My short response to the Word Prompt 'Treasure' by Brenda Arledge. A moment that happened recently that I keep holding close to my heart. For some I don't know weird reason. Let's keep it fictional and hide the fact that it's a true story. It's our little secret hub friends! Shhhhh!
Book Review: The Other Side of Midnight by Sidney Sheldon
The Review of the novel 'The Other Side of Midnight' by Sideny Sheldon.
A Tale of Love and Horses That May or May Not Be True
With all the terror activities around it's nice to relate a short story of passion.
Word Prompts Help Creativity ~ Week 47 (Treasure)
"Word Prompts Help Creativity ~ Week 47 (Treasure)" is an article I write to help inspire our creativity. I choose a single word prompt encouraging others to write a poem, a short story, a song, or any combination.
Climate Book Review: Finding the Mother Tree - Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest by Suzanne Simard
A spellbinding four-in-one helix of stories surrounding the lifelong passion of research scientist Suzanne Simard awaits you in her book Finding the Mother Tree- Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest. She describes her real searches and struggles with the same excitement as an Agatha Christie novel.
The Christmas Pig by J.k.Rowling - a Review
A story of a boy, whose love for a toy pig takes him to an adventurous journey to the Land of the Lost. The Christmas Pig by J K Rowling is a captivating and imaginative fairy tale for children in the age group of 8-12 years.
How to Send Your Short Stories to Magazines or Anthologies
This article details the general submission guidelines when submitting your short stories to magazines or anthology collections.
Reading: The Best Habit From My Point of View, Why?
Habit of reading can give you an opportunity to enter into a new world even after staying at home. Let’s see how it really works.
In Search of Paradise, Missing Scenes
this is an m/m romance featuring two guys from Kenya who are caught up in the apocalypse. In this apocalypse, there are no zombies but ancient gods of Egypt do rise up to take advantage of the chaos. Ben and Anders and his sister Zawadi, get caught up in the shenanigans.
Introduce Your Young Reader to Elijah Cummings With Biography and History in Beautifully Written Picture Book
The Faith of Elijah Cummings: The North Star of Equal Justice is a beautifully written biography and picture book for young readers. Author Carole Boston Weatherford writes of his childhood with influences from his parents and librarians in developing his interest in racial justice.
Poem "IF" by Rudyard Kipling. Summary and Analysis
'If—' is widely regarded as one of the most motivational poems ever penned by Rudyard Kipling. It is undeniably a poem that has gotten a considerable interest in modern media.
Lorraine Hansberry A Raisin in the Sun Research Paper
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry, research paper.
The Top Magazines That Will Pay For Your Short Stories
This article is useful for short story writers who wish to publish their work in online and print magazines.
What Senior Women Do for Fun! (Hint: Travel, Anyone?)
Senior American women have sent me over 1,700 of their photographs and written profiles, as part of their internet dating efforts. What do senior women engage in for fun and, perhaps surprisingly, what they rarely - or apparently never - seem to do. What activities do senior women love to do?
Most Iconic Poems by Emily Dickinson
Emily Dickinson is one of the most prominent icons of English poetry. Wild Nights, Because I could not stop for death, etc. are carry a remarkable power even to this day. In this article, let us discuss five of her most iconic poems.
Word Prompts Help Creativity ~ Week 46 (Forgiveness)
"Word Prompts Help Creativity ~ Week 46 (Forgiveness)" is an article I write to help inspire our creativity. I choose a single word prompt encouraging others to write a poem, a short story, a song, or any combination.
Is There Any Point in Creative Writing Anymore?
I wrote another creative piece about a snake on my path but again HubPages automatic duplicate system rejected it claiming again I used some words that are duplicate. I am too tired to scratch my head as I did in my university time and guess if the word is snake or vaccination?
Pandemonium: Excerpt from Chapter 2
The Vanguard must act, it is time. What most consider to be routine just has a different feel to it, and there is a deeper more difficult feel to the task at hand. Odhiin and Calibo struggle to decide whether they continue as always, or try something else.
Don’t Let the Apocalypse Catch You Unprepared. The End of the World Is for Everyone. (Satire) Part Two
Things to do now that will serve you well in your new post-apocalyptic lifestyle.
The Subtle Knife - Second Book of the trilogy 'His Dark Materials'
I am a book lover and books are my passion. My reviews are for the books which are read by me and they are based on my own views. In this article, I am reviewing The Subtle Knife, the second book of the trilogy 'His Dark Materials', written by Sir Philip Pullman.
Introduce Your Young Reader to Fine Art With This Beautiful Biography and Picture Book About Thomas Cole
Art education is most schools is lacking. Picture books such as this one from Hudson Talbot is a great way for parents to introduce their young reader to fine art. Picturing America features the art and life of Thomas Cole in gorgeous picture book and biography of this beloved artist.
eBooks vs Paper Books, A Comparison
We are all familiar with physical books since they provide us with the real design aesthetic of a classic "book," allowing us to touch the paper, flip pages, smell the aroma, and so on. An eBook, on the other hand, is a fairly new phenomenon. The online version of a paper book is known as an "eBook.