Category: Literature

Where My Love Of Languages Came From

They fascinated me in my childhood and helped me through my teenage years

The Importance Of Translating Shakespeare Into Endangered Languages

If Shakespeare can be translated into fictional languages, why not real-world endangered languages?

What Is Needed To Write A Great Story

A good writer writes for all time.

The Alluring Nature Of Evil

It [the letter] gave me the notion of an exotic Immensity ruled by an august Benevolence. It made me tingle with enthusiasm. This was the unbounded power of eloquence—of words—of burning noble words.” – Joseph Conrad, “Heart of Darkness”

AOG Reading Impressions | “Lord of the Rings” Series

Beneath these weathered editions is a timeless element.

AOG Impressions | Writing 100 Articles On Odyssey

It was a pleasure writing for Odyssey.

AOG Reading Impressions | The Elder And Prose Eddas

The foundations of Tolkienian fantasy.

Can Tomi Adeyemi Become The Nigerian Tolkien?

The fantasy genre as we know it would transcend cultures.

Behind Writers’ Attraction To The Wissahickon Creek

Perhaps there is reason behind many writers’ hajj to this picturesque Pennsylvania river.