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Writing a famous person’s biography

Plutarch was the first person to write a biography. He revolutionized historical writing by focusing on the story, the feelings, and motivations of the people involved in history, instead of focusing ...

Writing tip: Add variety to your writing

As students move up the tiers of your college education, professors expect more from them—deeper, more critical analyses and more sophisticated writing. This leads to more frustration for studen ...

You need to calm down: Is Taylor Swift an LGBTQ+ ally now?

This Pride month, Taylor Swift surprised the LGBTQ+ community with a pop song that tackles the issues they face. Without a doubt, “You Need to Calm Down” will be a staple in radios and pla ...

Youth In Iceland

Alcohol and substance abuse is a problem faced by almost all countries around the world. Not only has it been around for decades, but it also affects different generations. Truly, anyone can fall into ...

Qualities of classic literature

The Great Gatsby, 1984, Romeo and Juliet, The Road Not Taken -- do these titles ring a bell to you? You have probably read a line or two aloud in class or have been tasked to write a review or a criti ...