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5 Reasons I Don’t Say "Man Up"

• shares<p><i>Kyle Ashlee highlights the importance of Duke University’s #YouDontSay campaign.</i><p>—<p>Students at Duke University have organized a campaign to …

How to Write a Book: The 5-Draft Method

Not too long ago, a friend asked me to read his book. He’d written a rough draft and wasn’t sure what to do after that. After reading it, I explained …

22 Lessons From Stephen King On How To Be A Great Writer

Renowned author Stephen King writes stories that captivate millions of people around the world and earn him an estimated $US17 million a year.<p>In his …

From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Haiku

Posted by Melissa Donovan on February 15, 2018 ·<p>Haiku, from 101 Creative Writing Exercises.<p>Today’s writing exercise comes from my book, <i>101 Creative</i> …

Creative Writing

How to Create Amazing Characters

Everyone wants to create those characters that have people talking about them long after they close the book; real people having real conversations …

Freud on Creative Writing and Daydreaming

<i>“Writing is a little door,”</i> Susan Sontag wrote in her diary. <i>“Some fantasies, like big pieces of furniture, won’t come through.”</i> <b>Sigmund Freud</b> (May 6, 1856–September 23, 1939) — a key figure in the making of consumer culture, deft architect of his own myth, modern plaything — set out to peek through …

The Most Highlighted Passages From Classic Books

Earlier this year, Amazon's Kindle team revealed which passages are highlighted most frequently across all of their ebooks. Unsurprisingly, lines from Suzanne Collins's The Hunger Games trilogy topped off the list of most-highlighted quotes, followed by passages from Jane Austen's <i>Pride and …

Britain's Alt-Rock Scene is Sexist and Keeping Lad Culture Alive

Bands need to start taking responsibility for what it is they're promoting and the inequalities within the scene.<p>I'm at a club in King's Cross that smells of chlorine and stale beer. Women in PVC and spikey bras come onstage and start dry humping. They are called The Bullet Girls. They're just one …

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How Politics Breaks Our Brains, and How We Can Put Them Back Together

I’m ly­ing in the met­al coffin of an MRI ma­chine, listen­ing to what sounds like jack­ham­mers and smelling my own breath go stale. My head is …

Critical Thinking

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Homer's Last Theorem

Along with high school friends David Schiminovich and David Borden, he formed a teenage gang of computer programmers called the Glitchmasters, and …