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Archive for the category ‘LITERATURE’


Why There Need to Be More Autistic Characters in Children’s Books
Shalini Vohra – The Conversation
February 5th, 2018 ( No Comments »)
A Visit to Heaven and Hell: Mapping Planet Earth
Eduardo Galeano - TomDispatch
November 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on A Visit to Heaven and Hell: Mapping Planet Earth)
On the Beach 2017: The Beckoning of Nuclear War
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 7th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
War Is a Racket
Major General Smedley Butler, USMC – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 19th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Spherons of Harmony
Leo Semashko – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Spherons of Harmony)
What Makes a Hero: Joseph Campbell’s Seminal Monomyth Model for the Eleven Stages of the Hero’s Journey, Animated
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2015 ( Comments Off on What Makes a Hero: Joseph Campbell’s Seminal Monomyth Model for the Eleven Stages of the Hero’s Journey, Animated)
How to Read Intelligently and Write a Great Essay: Robert Frost’s Letter of Advice to His Young Daughter
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on How to Read Intelligently and Write a Great Essay: Robert Frost’s Letter of Advice to His Young Daughter)
A Pathan Soldier
Stephen Gill – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on A Pathan Soldier)
Anne Lamott on Writing and Why Perfectionism Kills Creativity
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Anne Lamott on Writing and Why Perfectionism Kills Creativity)
Friedrich Nietzsche on Why a Fulfilling Life Requires Embracing Rather than Running from Difficulty
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Friedrich Nietzsche on Why a Fulfilling Life Requires Embracing Rather than Running from Difficulty)
Alan Lightman on Our Yearning for Immortality and Why We Long for Permanence in a Universe of Constant Change
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 26th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Alan Lightman on Our Yearning for Immortality and Why We Long for Permanence in a Universe of Constant Change)
Reading Melville in Post-9/11 America
Greg Grandin – The Nation
January 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Reading Melville in Post-9/11 America)
Stay: The Social Contagion of Suicide and How to Preempt It
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Stay: The Social Contagion of Suicide and How to Preempt It)
Henry Hikes to Fitchburg: Lovely Illustrated Children’s Adaptation of Thoreau’s Philosophy, Full of Universal Wisdom for All
Maria Popova, BrainPickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Henry Hikes to Fitchburg: Lovely Illustrated Children’s Adaptation of Thoreau’s Philosophy, Full of Universal Wisdom for All)
RIP, Elmore Leonard: The Beloved Author’s 10 Rules of Writing
Maria Popova – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 ( Comments Off on RIP, Elmore Leonard: The Beloved Author’s 10 Rules of Writing)
Charles Bukowski’s “Friendly Advice to a Lot of Young Men,”
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Charles Bukowski’s “Friendly Advice to a Lot of Young Men,”)
Remembering Howard Zinn on the Anniversary of His Death and Germinating the Seeds of Truth
Mark Karlin, Buzzflash editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 7th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Remembering Howard Zinn on the Anniversary of His Death and Germinating the Seeds of Truth)
2011: A Brave New Dystopia
Chris Hedges - Truthdig
January 3rd, 2011 ( Comments Off on 2011: A Brave New Dystopia)