Blog This Is The #1 Mistake Parents Make When Arguing With Kids Eric Barker - October 18, 2015 Read More Share: 21 Famous Authors' Favorite Books One key to being a good writer is to always keep reading—and that doesn't stop after you've been published. Here are 21 authors' favorite reads. Who knows, one of these books might become your new favorite. “The very best I’ve ever read, my favorite thing in all world literature (and that includes all the heavy classics) is a novelette called Calumet K by Merwin-Webster,” Rand wrote in 1945. The book was famous then, but if you haven't heard of it, allow Chicago magazine to outline the plot: "Calumet 'K' is a quaint, endearingly Midwestern novel about the building of a grain elevator ...
Books-A-Million Thank you for choosing BAM! To show our appreciation, here's a coupon code for $5 off a $35 purchase: TH4NKS. Use it at checkout today to save! Consciousness Began When the Gods Stopped Speaking: Julian Jaynes’ Famous 1970s Theory Julian Jaynes was living out of a couple of suitcases in a Princeton dorm in the early 1970s. He must have been an odd sight there among the undergraduates, some of whom knew him as a lecturer who taught psychology, holding forth in a deep baritone voice. He was in his early 50s, a fairly heavy drinker, untenured, and apparently uninterested in tenure. His position was marginal. “I don’t think the university was paying him on a regular basis,” recalls Roy Baumeister, then a student at Princeton and today a professor of psychology at Florida State University. But among the youthful inhabitants of the dorm, Jaynes was working on his masterpiece, and had been for years.
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The Sphere of All Possibilities A Hathor Planetary Message through Tom Kenyon In this message we will endeavor to share with you a method for manifesting outcomes in your 3-D reality as well as in other dimensions of your being. This method is based on a fundamental understanding regarding geometry and the nature of consciousness. There are many geometries available to be used as vehicles for manifestation. 50 short books for busy people Here are the novels, short stories and non-fiction books that will perfectly fit into your busy life. What if we give Frank Zappa’s quote “so many books, so little time” a more positive meaning? There are many fantastic books short enough that it will take little time to finish them. How to Stop Complaining Perhaps the most important step in quitting the habit of complaining is to disconnect the undesirable behavior from your identity. A common mistake chronic complainers make is to self-identify with the negative thoughts running through their minds. Such a person might admit, “I know I’m responsible for my thoughts, but I don’t know how to stop myself from thinking negatively so often.” That seems like a step in the right direction, and to a certain degree it is, but it’s also a trap.
18 Harry Potter infographics and charts not only for wizards Here are Harry Potter infographics and charts both wizards and muggles will be amazed to explore. Being a Harry Potter fan means you can recite by heart the names of most characters, or describe in detail what happened in a specific chapter in a specific book from the series. But are you sure you know absolutely everything about Hogwarts? This list of visuals will let you quickly check this out. mentalfloss 8931 803Share23.3K Nothing lasts forever, so you might want to get out there and explore while you still can. Consider using this infographic, which gives 10 examples of places with approaching expiration dates, as a guide—but remember to be a respectful traveler.
The New York Public Library Every year during Banned Books Week, libraries around the country take the opportunity to acknowledge that censorship is still a problem in the United States. From the American Library Association: By focusing on efforts across the country to remove or restrict access to books, Banned Books Week draws national attention to the harms of censorship.... While books have been and continue to be banned, part of the Banned Books Week celebration is the fact that, in a majority of cases, the books have remained available. This happens only thanks to the efforts of librarians, teachers, students, and community members who stand up and speak out for the freedom to read. What better way to celebrate that hard-won freedom than to read a few banned and challenged books?