Category: Books

The Dream of a Ridiculous Man (Dostoevsky) & Considering Europe 0

The Dream of a Ridiculous Man (Dostoevsky) & Considering Europe

“For I have seen the truth; I have seen and I know that people can be beautiful and happy without losing the power of living on earth. I will not and cannot believe that...

William Faulkner on art, life and  the Nobel prize speech 0

William Faulkner on art, life and the Nobel prize speech

“The poet’s voice need not merely be the record of man, it can be one of the props, the pillars to help him endure and prevail.” WF Life is not interested in good and...

25 TIPS you need to know about Word Choice 0

25 TIPS you need to know about Word Choice

Here’s why this matters: because both writing and storytelling comprise, at the most basic level, a series of word choices. Words are the building blocks of what we do. They are the atoms of...

50 Most Influential Books of the Last 50 (or so) Years 0

50 Most Influential Books of the Last 50 (or so) Years

In compiling the books on this list, the editors at SuperScholar have tried to provide a window into the culture of the last 50 years. Ideally, if you read every book on this list,...

40 Belief-Shaking TiPS from Nietzsche 0

40 Belief-Shaking TiPS from Nietzsche

If there’s one thing Friedrich Nietzsche did well, it’s obliterate feel-good beliefs people have about themselves. He has been criticized for being a misanthrope, a subvert, a cynic and a pessimist, but I think...