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George Orwell’s Five Greatest Essays (as Selected by Pulitzer-Prize Winning Columnist Michael Hiltzik)

Nietzsche’s 10 Rules for Writers, Penned in a Letter to His Lover and Muse

Friedrich Nietzsche’s 10 Rules for Writers | 1. “Of prime necessity is life: a style should live.”

Florence Nightingale left £3.5m when she died... but Dylan Thomas had just £100 to his name

Advice on Advice from Literary Greats

"If there is a magic in story writing, and I am convinced there is, no one has ever been able to reduce it to a recipe that can be passed from one person to another. The formula seems to lie solely in the aching urge of the writer to convey something he feels important to the reader..." - John Steinbeck

George Orwell’s Letter on Why He Wrote ‘1984’

Five years before publishing ‘Nineteen Eighty-Four,’ George Orwell penned a letter detailing the thesis of his great novel.

'1984' Every citizen of the world should read this book. You 'Hunger Games' fans out there, this is where you go for a deeper understanding of what it is all about.

France Is Free: Anaïs Nin and Ernest Hemingway on the Liberation of Paris, August 19, 1944

France Is Free: Anaïs Nin and Ernest Hemingway on the Liberation of Paris, August 19, 1944 | Brain Pickings

Famous Authors Share Their Wisdom About Writing