Category Archives: Writing

5 Interesting Links for 10-06-2017

History (Reading) A cross between marginalia and highlighting, this article provides examples of manicules from old texts. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/manicules Philosophy (Employment) This article is a direct demonstration of the change in philosophy that is crippling our country. Though it singles out … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-22-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Origins (Food) The history of various foods that are often assumed to be European because of how important they’ve become to those cuisines. https://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/culture/health-wellness/10-foods-natives-had-before-europeans/ Resources (Photography) The extensive Francis Firth … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-08-2017

Technique (Writing) The importance of grounding the reader shown through examples from judging Writers of the Future. http://www.writersofthefuture.com/grounding-your-reader/ Diversity (History) A look at race relations in the classical world along with why evidence is hard to accept for some people.

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5 Interesting Links for 08-25-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Wealth (Society) A well-written essay on the historical beliefs regarding extreme wealth compared to the current ones, and the costs related to that change. I quibble only on the misunderstanding … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 07-07-2017

Curiosities (Reading) Questions of format have always been an issue, as this collection of miniature books shows. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/miniature-books-iowa-antique Discrimination (Society) Just as they have now determined bullying has life-long impact, so too is research finding systematic racism in the US … Continue reading

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