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The 6 Best Slash Pairings in Classic Literature

By ElodieJune 15, 2017
The term “slash” usually refers to same-sex couples in modern media and the fanfiction derived thereof, but not always. Look, people have been writing homoerotic subtext (and sometimes not even subtext) into their books for as long have books have existed—whether it was in the... More  →
The 6 Best Slash Pairings in Classic Literature

5 Fictional Characters Who Were Sapiosexuals

By Taylor NolesJune 15, 2017
A sapiosexual is not only an option for your OKCupid profile, it's also a thing you can call yourself if you want to assert your brain domination over every trembling, mindless cretin around you at the cafeteria table. Though this word has not... More  →
5 Fictional Characters Who Were Sapiosexuals

6 of the Most Messed-Up Books We All Had to Read for School

By ElodieJune 14, 2017
We have all read our share of messed-up books in the name of school. Every single one of us has experienced an In Cold Blood, a Lolita, maybe a Clockwork Orange or two. It’s simply inevitable. Let’s talk about them. Now, I could not include EVERY disturbing, godfors More  →
6 of the Most Messed-Up Books We All Had to Read for School

14 Shakespeare Quotes That Would Make Great Tinder Bios

By ElodieJune 13, 2017
Anyone who has ever used Tinder has agonized over what to put in their bio. It needs to communicate that you are witty and brilliant and also a good listener who works out a lot and has a dog. But that’s a lot of things to convey in 500 characters or less. Better to stic More  →
Shakespeare Quotes That Would Make Great Tinder Bios

Underrated Harry Potter Heroines from Every Hogwarts House

By Lila SelleJune 13, 2017
We'll be low-key obsessed Hermione, Luna, and Ginny 'til the day we hit that King's Cross Station in the sky, but we'd be seriously remiss if we didn't give some love to four Hogwarts heroines who are seriously underrated. They're loyal, cunning, and kind—and don't even ge More  →
Underrated <em>Harry Potter</em> Heroines from Every Hogwarts House

TFWs From Classic Literature

By Taylor NolesJune 12, 2017
Honestly, who hasn't found themselves racked with madness after talking their husband into murdering the King of Scotland? Just classic #litproblems. We can relate.—eds More  →
TFWs From Classic Literature

9 Fictional Vacation Spots You MUST Visit This Summer!

By Jason Saenz and Kate AllanJune 12, 2017
We love escaping into a book as much as the next dorkus, but don't you sometimes tire of figurative language? Wouldn't it be be better to actually escape into a book this summer? Sure, factual destinations like amusement parks are great if you like waiting in lines, sp More  →
9 Fictional Vacation Spots You MUST Visit This Summer!

The Worst Breakups in Literature, Ranked

By ElodieJune 9, 2017
Look, no one likes to read books about people breaking up with each other with grace and maturity. We like to read books where people take a loving, stable relationship and burn it to the ground. That’s why most fictional breakups are the literary equivalent... More  →
The Worst Breakups in Literature, Ranked

9 Fail-Proof Ways to Enhance Your Reading of Classic Literature

By Cassidy GrahamJune 8, 2017
Let's be honest: classic literature can be boring AF. If you're struggling to get into a novel, we can help: below are 9 tried* and true methods for easily** transforming even the more torturously dull reading experience into an exciting, interactive adventure***! *Trying #3 nearly killed us. YOU'RE WELCOME. **Literally... More  →
9 Fail-Proof Ways to Enhance Your Reading of Classic Literature

Every Shakespeare Play Summed Up in a Single Sentence

By ElodieJune 8, 2017
Shakespeare wrote a lot of plays. 37 of them, in fact, and that’s a conservative estimate. Dude just didn’t know when to quit. Now, most people have probably read a handful of those. Maybe you’re one of the special ones—you’ve read a handful and a half. The probl More  →
Every Shakespeare Play Summed Up in a Single Sentence