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8 Creatures From Literature Who Can Teach Us Humans A Thing Or Two

Louise Verity | Posted 02.02.2017 | Home
Louise Verity

There are so many different components behind the makings of a brilliant book, plot and characterization being two key factors! Nearly always, we find...

Move Over Piglet, There's A New 'Winnie-The-Pooh' Character In Town

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.19.2016 | Arts

The Hundred Acre Wood is famously home to at least one bear, tiger, pig, donkey, kangaroo, rabbit and owl. Come Oct. 6, it will also count a penguin a...

Christopher Robin Was Real, And Other Winnie-The-Pooh Facts

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.21.2016 | Arts

"This Writing business. Pencils and what-not. Over-rated, if you ask me. Silly stuff. Nothing in it." --Eeyore Eeyore was a particularly anhedonic don...

The Real Forest That Inspired Winnie-The-Pooh's Hundred Acre Wood

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.18.2016 | Arts

Today is national Winnie-the-Pooh day, otherwise known as the birthday of English author A.A. Milne. He's the man who brought our favorite honey-obses...

Naomi Berrill's From the Ground: Music to Soothe Our Collective Soul

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 11.24.2016 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

In times of violence and grief, we are too consumed with patching up the holes left on our hearts to remember to keep our eyes to the stars. But that's when someone like singer and cellist Naomi Berrill comes in to save the day.

The Real Christopher Robin On Being Immortalized In Literature

Off The Shelf | Posted 04.01.2015 | Home
Off The Shelf

By Leslie Kendall Dye for Off the Shelf A.A. Milne wrote the first mommy blog. Nowadays all one needs to create a storybook vision of his child is an...

This Is What Winnie-the-Pooh, Christopher Robin and Piglet Looked Like In 1928

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.12.2014 | Arts

The creatures of the Hundred Acre Wood have been burned into nearly a century's worth of childhood imaginations. Pooh and Piglet, Kanga and Rabbit, Ee...

8 Heartbreakingly Adorable Quotes From Winnie-The-Pooh

Posted 01.25.2014 | Home

A.A. Milne was born this week in 1882. In honor of the Winnie-the-Pooh creator's birthday, here are 8 adorable quotes from his books: “A little ...

Save the Father, Save the World

Graham Milne | Posted 03.09.2014 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

In the theater, I felt in my soul that primal need of Travers to do right by her dad. To save him. And a tear escaped my eye, as it did hers.

8 Pieces Of Wisdom From A Bear Stuffed With Fluff

Posted 08.07.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Where Do Writers Get Their Ideas From? An Interview with Celia Blue Johnson

Brian Gresko | Posted 06.30.2012 | Home
Brian Gresko

In short, pithy essays, Celia Blue Johnson recounts how the simplest moments -- a trip, an odd job -- inspired some of the most beloved classics of Western literature. I talked with her to hear more about these fascinating accounts.

It's Winnie The Pooh Day! | Posted 01.18.2012 | Parents

Today is the birthday of beloved children's author A.A. Milne and has also become known as Winnie the Pooh Day. In honor of the occasion, a few fan...

Jordan Zakarin

Can Winnie The Pooh Make A Comeback? | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 09.14.2011 | Entertainment

For a silly old bear with a mind largely set on the pursuit of a little sweet smack of honey, Winnie the Pooh sure caused a lot of heavy thinking amon...

Alice in Wonderland -- The True Hollywood Story

Melanie Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Melanie Benjamin

Dodgson spent the rest of his life trying to replace her; Alice spent the rest of hers trying to escape him.