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If You Could Have Any Writer, Living or Dead, to Dinner, HERE'S WHAT THEY WOULD SAY

By Emma W.November 11, 2015
"If you could have anyone—living or dead—to dinner, who would it be?" is a common refrain of most childhoods. Or at least,... More  →
If You Could Have Any Writer, Living or Dead, to Dinner, HERE'S WHAT THEY WOULD SAY
How Well Do You Know Your Shakespeare Quotations? Geek Quiz Wants to Know!

How Well Do You Know Your Shakespeare Quotations? Geek Quiz Wants to Know!

By Josh PeriloNovember 11, 2015
One line is all you have to make a guess About which play the very quote is from. Your knowledge of The Bard will... More  →
The 20 Best Insults in Fiction, RANKED

The 20 Best Insults in Fiction, RANKED

By Abbey ClarkeNovember 11, 2015
You know the feeling of not being able to think of a witty comeback until the middle of the night two weeks... More  →

Quiz: Which Shakespearean Character Should You Date?

By Emma W.November 3, 2015
We love Shakespeare: his plots are crazier than the weirdest episodes of Lost; he makes us laugh, he makes us cry; he's the... More  →
Quiz: Which Shakespearian Character Should You Date?

Quiz: What Shakespearian Career Would You Have

By Elaine AtwellOctober 26, 2015
Few decisions are more important than the choice of how you'll be spending forty hours a week for the rest of your... More  →
Quiz: What Shakespearian Career Would You Have

Quiz: Which Era Should You Set Your Production of Shakespeare In?

By Noah AppelbaumOctober 6, 2015
You've decided to stage a one of Shakespeare's classic plays! (Or maybe you've decided to stage Cymbeline, instead.) Before you can summon... More  →
Quiz: Which Era Should You Set Your Production of Shakespeare In?
Ridiculously Hard Shakespeare Trivia in This Week's GEEK QUIZ

Ridiculously Hard Shakespeare Trivia in This Week's GEEK QUIZ

By Josh PeriloSeptember 30, 2015
You think you know the Bard? Verily, we say unto thee, thou knowest him not as goodly as thou thinkest! (roughly translated: PROBS... More  →

Brian Selznick's The Marvels Gives us the Best of Many Literary Worlds

By SparkLifeSeptember 16, 2015
Sometimes, we who love books most have the most difficult time choosing the right book to read. We want to read them... More  →
Brian Selznick's <i>The Marvels</i> Gives us the Best of Many Literary Worlds

HAPPY LABOR DAY, SAMUEL GOMPERS! (+ Some of Our Fave Post of the Summer)

By SparkLifeSeptember 7, 2015
Are you wearing a seersucker boilersuit and every pair of white shoes you own? If you're thinking to yourself, "I was going... More  →
HAPPY LABOR DAY, SAMUEL GOMPERS! (+ Some of Our Fave Post of the Summer)