4 Ways to Improve Academic Writing Skills — EDTECH 4 BEGINNERS

As a student, there’s no denying that writing is one of the most important skills you have. Sure, you know how to write; but do you know how to write well, especially in an academic setting? Regardless of what field you major in, you’ll almost always be required to write an academic paper at some […]Continue reading 4 Ways to Improve Academic Writing Skills — EDTECH 4 BEGINNERS

In your search for acceptance, you may find a greater truth – Carson McCullers’ ‘The Member of the Wedding’

One thing is for certain: the market of ‘coming of age’ novels is a saturated one. You need not lift a finger any further than to type the words into google to find thousands of lists. Lists that all claim they hold the coming of age crème of the crop. Whilst ‘Harper Lee’s ‘To KillContinue reading In your search for acceptance, you may find a greater truth – Carson McCullers’ ‘The Member of the Wedding’

Andrzej Sapkowski and The Witcher Saga!

Author of The Witcher Novel Series: An Introduction Sapkowski claims to have written his first short story, The Witcher, just to enter a competition ran by the Polish sci-fi and fantasy magazine, Fantastyka. Considering this, it is perhaps with a touch of good fortune it came third, but luckily for his fans, the story he wrote on aContinue reading Andrzej Sapkowski and The Witcher Saga!

New Year, New Feature: a Speculative Fiction Writing Prompt — Myths of the Mirror

I wish you all a wonderfully creative, happy, healthy, and safe new year, full of laughter and love. ** After 5+ years of blogging, I thought I’d try something new… finally. How about a Monthly Speculative Fiction Writing Prompt? Sue Vincent was the inspiration for this idea since I’ve loved participating in her weekly prompts […]Continue reading New Year, New Feature: a Speculative Fiction Writing Prompt — Myths of the Mirror

A Concise History of Ghosts and Famous Accounts in Literature

For as long as human beings have been self-aware, it seems they have also been aware of ghosts. The concept of ghosts, and also ghost stories, dates far back into human history and has captivated and mystified the human race for generations. A rustle in the bushes, the sound of something creaking, and the anxiety entwinedContinue reading A Concise History of Ghosts and Famous Accounts in Literature