Where Do Story Ideas Come From?

My creative writing professor once told me that there is a world of stories around you and you simply have to be aware of your surroundings. To be

How Artists are Influenced by World Events and Other Writers

Writing stories about humanity’s experience or famous literature is not a copy-and-paste job, it’s a careful cultivation of what has shaped humanity today and I believe it is

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The Literary Mind examines literature and storytelling to explore how genres, media, and developing literary cultures intersect.

With thoughtful approaches to literature from Chaucer to J.K. Rowling, The Literary Mind hopes to fuel your passion for reading and writing.

Top 3 Medieval Tales to Read and Why

Our intrigue of the Middle Ages today is prominent in the hit TV series, Games of Thrones (based on the George R. R. Martin’s book series),

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Top 3 Tips on How to Read Chaucer

If you are first setting out to read Geoffrey Chaucer’s works or you’re already an avid medieval reader, take a look at my tips below

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How to Think Creatively When Everything Has Already Been Invented.

The world has always craved originality and creativity. When looking to apply for a new job, people are often encouraged to add “creative” and “innovative”

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How Artists are Influenced by World Events and Other Writers

Writing stories about humanity’s experience or famous literature is not a copy-and-paste job, it’s a careful cultivation of what has shaped humanity today and I

Read More »

Where Do Story Ideas Come From?

My creative writing professor once told me that there is a world of stories around you and you simply have to be aware of your

Read More »