Hear Neil Gaiman Read Aloud 15 of His Own Works, and Works by 6 Other Great Writers: From The Graveyard Book & Coraline, to Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven & Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

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Neil Gaiman is a storyteller. That title encompasses quite a few pursuits, most of which seemingly involve writing — writing novels, ..

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Seen in San Francisco

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Seen in San Francisco is a website featuring photos taken in San Francisco. One page highlights Bound Together Bookstore; and in particular ..

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Film-Philosophy Review

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Daniel O’Brien of Glasgow University has published a perceptive and positive review of my book Cinematic Nihilism in the journal Film-Philosophy: ..

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The Nihilist @ Bound Together

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I dropped by Bound Together Books in San Francisco on Sunday and was pleased to find that my novel The Nihilist has continued to do good ..

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7 Tips From Ernest Hemingway on How to Write Fiction

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Image by Lloyd Arnold via Wikimedia Commons Before he was a big game hunter, before he was a deep-sea fisherman, Ernest Hemingway was a craftsman ..

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Umberto Eco Explains Why We Make Lists

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Creative Commons image by Rob Bogaerts, via the National Archives in Holland We hate lists, which have told us what to do since ..

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The Affirmation of Life

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Bernard Reginster’s book The Affirmation of Life: Nietzsche on Overcoming Nihilism is an ambitious and thorough work. It proposes ..

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Maya Angelou’s Secret to Living Your Best Life

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Humans are proud of rationality, maybe to a fault. It can come at a significant cost: the tendency to overcomplicate the simplest of tasks, ..

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Read the Poignant Letter Sent to Anne Frank by George Whitman, Owner of Paris’ Famed Shakespeare & Co Bookshop (1960): “If I Sent This Letter to the Post Office It Would No Longer Reach You”

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Be not inhospitable to strangers, lest they be angels in disguise. More than a few visitors to Paris’ fabled Shakespeare & Company ..

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