Thursday, April 18, 2019

Creativity & Inspiration

Articles to inspire your creativity and self-expression.

There is undeniable strength in the power of the written word. However, there are few book artists who have taken such a literal understanding of this concept as has American philosopher, mathematician and discarded book rehabilitator Robert The. In...
When you're an aspiring writer trying to get your first manuscript published, the last piece of advice you want to hear is, "Don't worry, you just have to pay your dues like everyone else." But the truth is, most...
Think you know who is Britain’s most prolific writer? Is it Charles Dickens? William Shakespeare? Not even close. Retired English agriculture consultant John Gadd has spent 20 minutes each day of the past 66 years chronicling whatever captures his...
Our Peek Inside… series takes a look inside people's personal journals to celebrate their creativity and inspire others. Send us an email if you have a project that you would like to be featured. This month we talked to the...
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In an age where the mantle “famous author” carries far littler weight than most other celebrity statuses, it is still the rare person who has not heard of Red Sox devotee and horror novelist Stephen King (Carrie, The Shining,...
Here's something a little different in our ongoing look at famous or otherwise-historical diary entries. When most people think of a diary they're probably not likely to picture a "Greffuhle” violin! But Civil War soldier Solomon Conn used such...
At Paperblanks we love books and movies, so we asked our staff about their favourite onscreen bookshops.  In this new blog series we’ll show you the bookshops we found in some of our favourite movies. In Eternal Sunshine of the...
To-Do lists are pretty effective for managing your time and keeping organized -- so is it any wonder the most prolific inventor in the world would make a habit of keeping them? This week in our ongoing series looking at...
Our Peek Inside… series takes a look inside peoples’ personal journals to celebrate their creativity and inspire others. Send us an email if you have a project that you would like to be featured.   This month we asked to take...

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