Experts Say that Knitting and Crocheting Can Have Surprising Impacts on Your Health

https://www.littlethings.com/how-knitting-boosts-your-health/?utm_source=blocks&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=greatlifepub This article explains how crafting like knitting and crochet can have positive impacts on both your physical and mental health.  From keeping your fingers nimble to keeping your mind nimble crafting has a positive impact on your life.  According to this article mathematical skills, chronic pain, memory loss, and much more can be helped […]

How Ancient Legends Gave Birth To Modern Superheroes

http://io9.gizmodo.com/how-ancient-legends-gave-birth-to-modern-superheroes-1792144697?utm_campaign=socialflow_gizmodo_facebook&utm_source=gizmodo_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow This article is a review of the book “The Evolution of the Costumed Avenger” By Jess Nevins. After the introduction an excerpt from the book is presented, this excerpt begins the exploratory process of this text by challenging all ‘definitions’ of superheroes.  A bit dry for what most people would think of as a […]

Before Jessica Jones There was Eve Dallas

http://www.criminalelement.com/blogs/2017/02/before-jessica-jones-there-was-eve-dallas *Before posting about this article I have to admit, I love the JD Robb In Death Series and cannot wait for each book to come out twice a year.* This article discusses how the new Jessica Jones, critically acclaimed, television series that is highly praised for being groundbreaking closely mirrors much of what Nora […]

Controversial Website that Lists Predatory Publishers Shut Down

http://www.nature.com/news/controversial-website-that-lists-predatory-publishers-shuts-down-1.21328 This is an article regarding a website created by a single person which contains a list of publishers that this individual considers predatory.  Apparently on 1/15/17 this website and peripherals was taken down with little to no explanation. This article explores a few essential facts about the website, with an elaboration that there was […]