By Tobias Carroll 8 min read
Here’s a look at ten novels with very different takes on longevity, immortality, and what both can tell us about being human.
By Helena Kelly 4 min read
Helena Kelly, author of Jane Austen, the Secret Radical, on lessons 21st-Century women can learn from Jane Austen and her famous literary works.
By Signature Views 4 min read
Dave Isay, founder of StoryCorps and author of Callings, offers advice for finding out what you’re meant to do in life, which can happen at any age.
By David Shields 4 min read
David Shields, author of The Thing About Life is That One Day You'll Be Dead, has learned over the course of his life -- seeing his father bound with energy at ninety-seven, seeing things live and die without warning -- that as soon as you let the importance of life go, you can appreciate it's fragile beauty.