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So you want to be a Fiction Writer?

Don’t we all? In a world where Information Age has enabled flow of communications at the blink of an eye, everyone is an author in their own rights. All of us posting our thoughts, ideas and opinions either in some blog, forum, as comments on popular websites, or even making podcasts and graphics to convey [...]

So you want to be a Fiction Writer?

So you want to be a Fiction Writer? By Ujjwal Dey   Don’t we all? In a world where Information Age has enabled flow of communications at the blink of an eye, everyone is an author in their own rights. All of us posting our thoughts, ideas and opinions either in some blog, forum, as [...]

Discover traditional print comics

As opposed to the Webcomics we discussed previously here and here this post will highlight regular newspaper strips syndicated by the big guns in the funny business. There are quite a few syndicates who work with a range of cartoonists to sell them to newspapers across the world. But we will concentrate on those who display it [...]

Animation as a Comedic Narrative: The Influence of Comedia, Intrigue, and The Absurd in One Piece

Introduction   Owing a lot of its meaning to Aristotle’s Poetics, the term ‘comedy’ has always been seen not only as a sort of humorous discourse generally intended to amuse and make fun of situations, but also as a tool often used to make political, social, and religious statements. Traditionally, comedy has been written by [...]

Mathematical Problems of David Hilbert 23

Problems in Predicate Mathematics or Word Problems    (x, y and z integers) Algebra Preliminary or Algebra I                                                  ax + by + c = 0 Algebra Intermediate or Intermediate Algebra             xn + yn = zn    Please offer Geometry diophantine morning. | Pascal, Blaise

The Sub-Human, the Human, and the Human Potential: The Colonized in Shakespeare, Behn, and Conrad

There are several notions about what it means to be colonized and whether colonization is a positive or a negative practice. Objectively speaking, one would have to argue that the positive or negative aspects of colonization are an issue that can only be resolved at the individual level and is highly influenced by the images [...]

Writing a Review

Whether to review the creative effort of a musician, filmmaker, artist, author, etc. you need an open mind, careful choice of words, conscious effort to examine the piece of work, and mostly an interest in the subject/ art-form so as to give an authoritative or at least a comprehensive commentary on the work in question. [...]

Jade

Jade – A short book of poetry Seven stars for seven angry skies and their tears fill the void and their rain falls on the morning to heal the world to finish its dreams. Through it all we grow stronger every day till we see with a mind and clarity far greater than our own [...]

As Years Rolled By

Going out for a walk at night had always been a pleasure, when the lady u love the most in this world accompanies you… I remember, when I used to walk in the footpath on the road which my mom has restricted me from being using it on the daylight,… it’s a greatest gift.. You [...]

E-Zine: The Pulp and The Grind

EZine: The Pulp and The Grind The fight for Creative & Editorial Freedom EZines were all the rage in the nascent stage of the internet; long before the boom and bust of the dot com empires. EZine or a web-only magazine was a natural metamorphosis of the dying Pulp Fiction Magazines in print media. So [...]