Literary Arts


How Seattle Became a City of Literature — and How Your Town Can Too

It takes a lot of love for books to become a City of Literature It’s…

New Dominion Bookshop Virgina

How New Dominion Bookshop, Virginia’s oldest bookstore, Stays Relevant

At Almost 100 Years Old, New Dominion Bookshop Proves Literature’s True Shelf Life New Dominion…

Ali Herischi - Iranian American Artist

Ali Herischi, Artist Turned Attorney, Fights for Iranians’ Freedom of Expression

Ali Herischi works to ‘give a voice to the voiceless’ with art and advocacy It’s…

Iranian Author Shabnam Curtis

Author Shabnam Curtis Recounts Escape From Iran’s Oppressive Islamic Regime

‘There’s power in sharing these secrets’ – Shabnam Curtis Shabnam Curtis says, “Art doesn’t die.…

Rare books Carnegie Library

Carnegie Library Robbery Sees Rare Titles Recovered, Most Lost Forever

Carnegie Library robbery includes Pilgrams’ Bible and Groundbreaking Work by Isaac Newton Among Stolen Works…


Five Traits Shared By Creativity Geniuses

‘Creativity is a learnable, trainable skill’ No matter your field, creativity is important. In fact,…

Books on display

Lit Up Orange County is Fueling a Literary Renaissance in Southern California

Lit Up Orange County is bringing bestselling and aspiring authors together There’s a rare bit…

Literary Trailblazer Edgar Allan Poe’s Legacy Lives on in Philadelphia

While many think of Baltimore as Edgar Allan Poe’s hometown, the author’s literary career truly began in Philadelphia.

Children's books

Pop-up Bookstores Bring the Written Word to You

A bookstore owner in Sag Harbor, NY, has launched pop-up bookstores throughout the town. [Sean O’Donnell/Artistic Fuel]