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Our Favorite Film Adaptations

We’ve all heard it before: “Books are always better than the films they’re based on.” The book vs film debate is likely never to be resolved. From the British Vivien Leigh taking on the role of the very southern Scarlett O’Hara to Will Smith portraying a completely different version of …

Our Favorite Shakespearean Quotes

Despite the controversy surrounding his authorship and even the rumors spread about his life, Shakespeare is still an artist whose works, whose …

The Writers We Lost Too Soon

Death and taxes, as the old cliche goes. Both are unavoidable, and while we won’t give you our political opinions on paying …

Our Favorite Timeless Plots

  There are seven stories in the world.   It’s a well used maxim and not necessarily true. (Kipling, for example, claimed …