We're still waiting on that invite to party at the Great Gatsby mansion. The magic of the silver screen means no one lives inside a basic house. From the dreamy Italian villa in Under the Tuscan Sun to
You’ve already spent a pretty penny on the Apple Watch, but you want to buy a different wristband too. The sport band that comes with the Apple Watch sport edition is great and easy to put on, but it’s
A team of coders has released a new library on Github that contains a (sort of) working programming language built on Python that mimics the behavior of Donald Trump. At it’s core, it works in exactly
Photograph: Allstar/Cinetext/COLUMBIA Letting the story play out as it will ... Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins in The Shawshank Redemption 276 image/jpeg http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/30/1446203929402/b47bd27d-0c93-41c3-8ac1-559e220202f6-460x276.jpeg
At a Guardian Live event to discuss his new novel, William Boyd gave an insight into what it takes to be a novelist - so would you make the grade? With 17 novels, a James Bond reboot, short stories and
Wheat, buckwheat or chestnut flour? Milk, double cream or beer in the batter? Do they need any flavourings – and what do you dollop on top? The crepe says a lot about the difference between France and
Writing is one of the greatest forms of communication. It brings people of different eras, countries, and languages together. It reveals the bonds that unite humanity and expresses the universal plights
A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try? The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.
A couple years ago my friends and I made a list of 52 goals we wanted to accomplish, the equivalent of a bucket list for a year's worth of achievable things. Most of them were simple goals, but measurable.
Photo by Claire Burge. Used with permission. Whether you're a teacher, an author, a budding writer, or someone who writes in secret for personal reasons, you've got writing wishes. Here are 10 great books
Hearing other writers talk about their writing process is kind of like listening to someone else talk about a dream they had that you were not in. (To paraphrase Built to Spill, other people are less that