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100+ Essential Books Every Man Should Read

Amazon is offering $5 off on print book purchases of $15 or more until 11:59 pm December 14, 2017. Use the promo code <b>BOOKGIFT17</b> at checkout to …

21 Brilliant Books You’ve Never Heard Of

Championed by 21 writers you have.<p>Ever come across a book—on a nightstand in an Airbnb, in a box of your mom’s college junk, on a shelf at a friend’s <i>Bachelor</i> viewing party—that’s so energizingly rip-roaring, so envelopingly world-building, that you can’t really believe you’ve never heard of it …

25 Mindfulness Quotes that Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

I’ve been studying eastern philosophy for a few years now and I honestly feel blessed with every lesson I learn. The greatest thing about practising …

Mindfulness

The 22 Best Books I Read in 2016

These books helped keep my brain sane amid a year of near-complete fuckery.<p>I read less this year than I have in almost 15 years—less than I did in 2014, 2013, 2012 (when I read 135 books), and every other year since I was still in college. From what I'm told, this is true of a lot of people. How …

Learning to Die in the Anthropocene

I am a bad Buddhist. I don’t meditate every day, and some weeks, I feel lucky if I find the time to meditate at all. I go to zendo in rare spurts, a …

13 Soothing Books To Read When Everything Hurts

It's hard to care for yourself in a world that insists your life doesn't matter. These books might help.

Books

Greg Jackson's top 10 books to make you a better person

“If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life,” wrote Thoreau, and this is roughly how I feel about the man giving me a book that will make me a better person. I dislike him, and yet here I am risking becoming him. …

Literature

From Don DeLillo to Julian Barnes, here are the books you should be reading in May

From fiction to non-fiction; returning giants to writers on the rise; the recent Pulitzer-winner to the boys of summer, here’s what the National …

30 Inspiring Seuss-isms to Apply to Your Writing Journey

<i>This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational events, screenwriting competitions and the annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship program, connecting screenwriters with agents, managers and</i> …

There Is No Frigate Like A Book: A Life Spent Reading

I balance books precariously, pile them high on my bedside table: fiction, memoir, children's stories, volumes of poetry, professional reading all stacked up. Too many books, no matter how many shelves my mother or husband build. I've tried and rejected the Kindle, the Nook, other electronic …

13 apps that can make you smarter

In fact, there are ways your phone might actually be good for you.<p>We've compiled a list of apps to boost your brainpower, hone your memory, and even improve your emotional intelligence.<p>The science of how exactly our brains work — and how much we can train them — is constantly evolving, but one …

Here Are the Must-Stream Movies of April 2016

Revisit the classics, or just watch the new Star Wars over and over again.<p>The biggest film ever–at least in terms of American box-office receipts–will be available at home this month, as J.J. Abrams' <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> hits Blu-ray, DVD, and just about every digital retailer come April …

Entertainment

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

United Parcel Service

Want to reject America’s Puritanism, workaholism and toxic obsession with stuff? Read Jim Harrison’s brilliant books

With a new collection of novellas, Harrison once again claims his unique place in American letters<p>In an episode of the Anthony Bourdain television program “No Reservations,” Jim Harrison offers a succinct summary of his beautifully subversive philosophy: “You have to follow the affections of your …

‘I am ashamed to be sad’: the remarkable story of a Jewish student in 1920s Romania

The constantly inquiring narrative voice that informs every page of Mihail Sebastian’s resonant novel <i>For Two Thousand Years</i>, bears a close resemblance to the one that can be heard in the journal he kept from 1935 to 1944, the year before he was run over and killed by an army truck in Bucharest …

Literature

Karl Ove Knausgaard: the shame of writing about myself

It was a summer’s day 18 years ago and I was sitting in a car with my brother. We were in Kristiansand, the town my father was from, and had stopped at a junction and were waiting for a gap in the traffic so we could pull out. It was hot and overcast, and as we were waiting it began to rain. My …

Literature

5 Habits You Should Steal From Other Entrepreneurs' Morning Routines

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your morning affects your entire day. What you do or don’t do each day will influence how productive you are, how energetic you feel, what you accomplish and, ultimately, how successful you are as an entrepreneur.<p>If you’re an entrepreneur …

The 10 Best Movies Influenced by The Philosophy of Jean Baudrillard

6. North By Northwest (1959, Alfred Hitchcock)<p>This classic Cold War era thriller from Alfred Hitchcock follows a successful advertising agent Roger …

29 Amazing Literary Magazines You Need To Be Reading

And you thought your reading list was long already...

Creative Writing

I wanted to publish a book before I died

For a decade, I felt like I’d die if I didn’t publish my novel. Then my doctor delivered some interesting news<p>All my life, all I’ve wanted – above love, adventure, even helping others – was to publish a novel—one silly novel. So it was fitting that I would be told that I was dying, alone, while …

43 Life-Changing Books You Need To Read

Eat, pray, read.<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

3 Keys to Regain Your Writing Habits

by Ruthanne ReidYou know what has momentum? A train. Those things don’t stop easily, not even when someone applies the brakes.It’s my pleasure to …

Creative Writing

BBC Arts - Get Creative - In 2016 I'll get creative by... writing

In 2016 I'll get creative by... writing<p>A room of one's own?<p>Anstey's top tips for starting to write<p>Get Creative has asked published author and founder of champion Writing Matters, Anstey Spraggan, to share her top five tips for getting going on creative writing. Anstey’s novel When Ali Met Honour, …

32 New Books To Add To Your Shelf In 2016

New year, new TBR pile.<p>Whether you’ve promised yourself that 2016 will be the year you’ll read more books, the year you’ll read books more thoughtfully or the year you’ll read fewer curmudgeonly comments sections, we have a few new releases worth considering.<p>We’re looking forward to bold familial …

13 Emotionally and Intellectually Intense Books from 2015

Whatever you attend to is what you will become. There are 3 things I kept track of this year in Evernote journals - my exercise routines, experiences …

10 Short Books You Can Read Before The End Of The Year

Explore entire worlds, in just around 200 pages.<p>According to a recent survey conducted on FlipSnack, popular books are getting longer and longer. A few of this past year’s weighty tomes serve as hard evidence. Whether the trend can be chalked up to the ability of lightweight eReaders to accommodate …

Books

21 Favorite Books of 2015

I have a book addiction. Especially non-fiction. Most of these I read in print, but some were audiobooks, and others on Kindle while traveling. My …

A Year in Reading: Lincoln Michel

My first book, <i>Upright Beasts</i>, came out this year. As I answered the standard interview questions about influences, I realized that many of my biggest …