What was Gandhi *really* all about?

I want to understand the essence of Gandhi and his life's work in a few sentences (or paragraphs) if you feel so inclined. I want someone brilliant to give me an understanding that goes beyond the metaphorical Khadi that shrouded ...

If time & space are illusions.....?

Correct me if I'm wrong but IF time & space are illusions than this also means that movement/ motion is an illusion as well. This must also mean everything that we perceive in this reality is an illusion. Including the ...

how do YOU create story characters?

i first start with thoughts on the character, age name personality likes dislikes voice pitch and stuff like that. but i find that too structural. u are too restricted then, do u make it as u go?i also create mini ...

Humanities research paper topics?

Hey, so I have to write a 5-7 page essay about any humanities topic we have gone over so far this year. Things learned in class so far this year include: Greece, Rome, Archaic Age, Middle Ages, American Renaissance, Cold ...

...do everyday words mean anything?

...roads upon roadsof winding twilighta hole in the darkdarker than the nothingnessof everyday lifehear the night speaks...a crow's cawlisten to the shivers of the calla maiden cries that fills the madnessof an insatiable fearnaivete of deliriumis what saves usfrom the ...

Where can you find professional book reviews?

I'm trying to find a good site that has book reviews by people who are credible like at the nytimes or other publishers.I'm trying to find book reviews (good or bad) but i keep finding not good ones like by ...

How do you create character names?

I'm writing a horror/mystery/suspense novel and I can't seem to think of some good names for my two main characters. Any ideas? Character 1: Is a female teenager, around the age of 15-17 years old. When she was a little ...

A Poem Dedication to TD and Elyslund?

Roses and ChampagneWritten by Semper Fi RebornI don't have words to describeWhat being stranded on Mars is like.Every writer just wants someoneEven one to appreciate what they write.There's no artist that can ever drawA picture so beautiful as your sketch.Like ...

Critique my writing?

I'm writing an opening part to my story, how does it sound? This is the first scene of the story where my character is remembering something from her childhood and feeling nostalgic and sad. But, she's then reminded of a ...

Where can I find book reviews?

Like in Yahoo I can find reviews about movies and stuff, but how bout with books?Any sites?Or atlease for the book Code Name Cassandra by Meg Cabot.I appreciate it. Thanks!

Books for BA(Prog.) Part-II Course?

Hi friends I am doing BA(Prog.) course from Hindi medium from School of Open Learning, Delhi University. My subjects are Hindi, English, History & Political Science. Institute provided me some study material but its laguage is so tough ...

What do you think of the opening to my story?

My bathroom is the coldest place in my house. Sometimes it's so cold that I can see imperceptible clouds escaping from my mouth. As soon as I enter this freezing place, I finish my business and leave quickly. However, today ...