Archive for the 'Literature' Category

05
Apr
08

7 Easy Steps to a More Pretentious Poem

Via poewar.com

You go from this:

Roses are red,
Violets are blue,
Sugar is sweet,
And so are you.

To this:

OMG Grandifloras
Doth B
Damask err
Viola ping
Azurite tener azucar
Ambrosial
Thus
Thou
RT interfaced
Sandwich girl

02
Mar
08

Dante’s Inferno: A Virtual Tour into hell

http://web.eku.edu/flash/inferno/

Hell

28
Feb
08

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, 1 A.D – 1154 A.D

Online

…Sixty winters ere that Christ was born, Caius Julius, emperor of
the Romans, with eighty ships sought Britain. There he was first
beaten in a dreadful fight, and lost a great part of his army.
Then he let his army abide with the Scots (6), and went south
into Gaul. There he gathered six hundred ships, with which he
went back into Britain. When they first rushed together,
Caesar’s tribune, whose name was Labienus (7), was slain. Then
took the Welsh sharp piles, and drove them with great clubs into
the water, at a certain ford of the river called Thames….

27
Feb
08

George Orwell’s Novels and Essays online

 Including 1984 and Animal Farm.

http://whitewolf.newcastle.edu.au/words/authors/O/OrwellGeorge/

George Orwell

17
Jan
08

209 Grimm’s Fairy Tales

http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~spok/grimmtmp/

16
Jan
08

Thousands of Classic Books, free online

http://www.readprint.com/