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Journey 'Away From' Scotland, ep. 8- The Epilogue: Toronto Return

          At this moment, the lack of motivation, time, and general overall stability has kept me from writing on this blog, 2000 words a week, as per my original discipline, but I had to let life happen. 1,357 more words


Wolfe likely motivated by animalist concern

This article is republished from an eBook series that has been made freely available.

By Jon Hochschartner

Born in 1875, Lilian Wolfe, whose name is spelled in different ways in different sources, was a British feminist, anarchist and vegetarian. 666 more words

Daily routines of famous writers, part 2

I’m weirdly fascinated when I read about the daily routines of writers. I guess I’m curious to see if my routines are similar or different. I’m looking for the key to writing a good novel. 589 more words

Writing Process

Dear diary, these people are tiresome and interesting all at once

Leo’s Entries” is one of two poems written last year in the format of journal entries by respected (male) authors. The other was “ 31 more words

Creative Process

Leo Tolstoy - "War and Peace" (1869)

War and Peace (Pre-reform Russian: «Война и миръ», Voyna i mir) is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, first published in 1869. The work is epic in scale and is regarded as one of the most important works of world literature. 324 more words

Leo Tolstoy

Tolstoy is everywhere

The other day I had a weird dream.

I dreamt that someone was angry with me. She/He kept yelling because I had never read Anna Karenina… 238 more words


Tolstoy and the Shaker

The work Pat and I do together leads us on some fascinating detours. While we were researching the Shakers for our multiple-award-winning novel Anna’s World… 505 more words

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