Launch Party, Spring 2019
Poetry Reading – Spring 2018
El Portal Launch Party! (April 3)
English Party & El Portal Launch Party (April 3)
Thinking West: How the West Was Bought, Stolen & Grabbed (GIF)
Breakdown of the Writing Process (via Writer’s Circle)
Be sure to check out the Writer’s Circle on Facebook.
Infographic: Am I A Famous Writer Yet? (via Electric Literature)
Check out the original source (Electric Literature).
Thinking West: The West in Pictures
Check out the National Archives’ collection of pictures from the American West.
Thinking West: Hunting West
In the mythic West, game the size of dinosaurs and mastodons roams the sun-parched land. This makes it incredibly difficult for those (new) western settlers from Eastern shores to obtain fresh meat. Thus, new settlers have needed to adapt their hunting techniques by seeking weapons only meant for the likes of Goliath.
Writing Pros: How J.K. Rowling Plotted Harry Potter with a Hand-Drawn Spreadsheet
Open Culture featured an article discussing how J. K. Rowling plotted her Harry Potter stories using a hand-drawn spreadsheet (see image below). How do you plot your stories or novels?
Thinking West: Tortillas in Space
Tortillas are part of the Southwestern diet, displacing the tasteless, crumby sliced bread. You can roll them. You can stuff them. You can use tortillas to clean your plate or shovel morsels of beans and meat into your already stuffed mouth. Tortillas are the Swiss Army knives of food. They’re served in restaurants and sold in grocery stores. Tortillas are even a staple for astronauts in space and here’s the story behind that…
Check out the original feature on tortillas in space (Sploid).
15 Words you never knew came from literature (Infographic)
Best Books of the 21st Century (USC Rossier)
What do you guys think? Anything missing from this list? What should be excluded from this list? Leave your suggestions in a comment. (Check out the original feature.)
Original Source: http://rossieronline.usc.edu/best-books-of-the-21st-century-infographic/
A Legit Reason for Writing
Keeping It Real (E-Books v. Analog (Real) Books Infographic)
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The World’s Greatest Storytellers (According to Raconteur)
Check out the original feature at Raconteur.