Is it worth to write an autobiography if I lived in Russia then England, Europe and then in middle east? I would like to write another autobiography when I'm in Mexico, U.S.A and then Canada.
shitty memes aside, where do I even start with this guy? He's written like 50 books. What are his most important ones?
What books can make a human desire for happiness?
Do you guys listen to music or anything while reading or do you like it in complete silence?
i never understood white/pink noise. they just make my ears ache and make me tense. what am i doing wrong?
Hey guys I'm new here at /lit/ (been about 4 years on /g/ and /fa/ occasionally) and I don't know how things work around here but here we go.
I've been wanting to read pic related for a long time but I've read some reviews saying that it was gimmicky and it put me off a little. Can you recommend me books that deal with the same theme?
Are there any other good philosophical fiction books like starship troopers? Doesn't have to be Sci-Fi.
What do you think of Max Brooks and his book World War Z?
It is for teenagers and man-children. Adults should read real literature
If i am writing a book with some foreign myth characters, is it weird to refer to only the main characters of each respective country with the foreign characters of their name, and everyone else with romanized names? I would not do this for more than 1 characer of their respective language/etc.
黄帝 went to visit Кoщéй and they ate breakfast with their friends Ivan and Xiao-Hua.
This is also for aesthetic reasons. Some romanizations look stupid, like 'wang'. What do you think?
Just got this translation from a used book store. Did I fuck up?
I don't write much fiction, but I'm currently in my college's "Advanced Creative Writing" this semester.
The whole class is to compose a "major work" - be it a collection of poems or a memoir - and draft it throughout the whole semester. The end goal is to get it published in an undergrad journal nobody will ever read except your mom because now their kid is "published."
Right now, I'm still doing pre-writing and research, so I am doing character write-ups. I was wondering what you guys do to develop characters...
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I should have clarified, but I didn't want it to sound like I was asking people to write them for me:
I am writing a play. It's about a 4-member band (all male) in Portland, Maine. Scenes will jump around to all the different members of the band at various points in the day before they all converge on a show. They're all going to be in various stages of disarray.
where should I start start with Soeren Kierkegaard?
>"It is the responsibility of intellectuals to speak the truth and expose lies."
Can you refute this man?
What are some good books with a sociopathic protag? For some reason I find it rather entertaining.
So far I've read
>American Psycho (Ellis)
>Chasm City (Reynolds)
>the Begbie chapters (Welsh)
pic mildly related
I am new to /lit/,
get ready to unsheathe and show me what you got.
Battlestation thread-- bookshelf edition
>all those unbroken spines
>fucking confederate flag
>a fucking hookah
>pink floyd poster, that ONE poster in particular
shit tier tbqhwymfarn