A Defence of Poetry By Percy Bysshe Shelly

Shelley’s “Defence of Poetry” is unusual compared with similarly titled “defences” of poetry. Shelley’s essay contains no rules for poetry or aesthetic judgments of his contemporaries. Instead, Shelley’s philosophical assumptions about poets and poetry can be read as...

Book Review: The Prophet

“Love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation” – Khalil Gibran Book: The Prophet Author: Khalil Gibran Genre:  spiritual Publisher: Qiugnog Format: Hardcover Page Count: 150 Ratings: 5/5 Blurb: The most famous work of spiritual fiction...

Book Review: Pride and Prejudice

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” -Jane Austen Book: Pride and Prejudice Author: Jane Austen Genre:Romance Novel; Fiction Publisher: Amazing Reads Format: Paperback Page Count: 353...

Book Review: Insanely Simple

“Simple can be harder than complex. You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth in the end, because once you get there, you can move mountains.”-Steve Jobs   Book: Insanely Simple: The obsession that drives apple’s...

Book Review: The Theory of Everything

“The most remarkable property of the universe is that it has spawned creatures able to ask questions.”-Stephen Hawking   Book: The Theory of Everything: The origin and the fate of the universeAuthor: Stephen HawkingGenre: CosmologyPublisher: Jaico BooksFormat:...

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