literary arts

Amanda Gorman
Amanda Gorman and the Poetry of Presidential Inaugurations

“Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.”  Percy Shelley penned this famous phrase in…

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Stories We Tell: How Imagination Reveals Reality

An Interview with Dr. Patricia Leavy Art is often thought of as something separate. We…

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Writing Prompts for Kids Help any Child Increase Creativity

If you are one of the many parents suddenly tasked with homeschooling your children, we…

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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…

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A Look at 7 of History’s Most Unlikely Artists

From Al Capone to George W. Bush, unlikely artists that changed the world. Anyone who…