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Recent content by FaranMeh

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    Do you play a musical instrument?

    I play classical Piano :)
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    What do bookworms do for exercise?

    I love playing football (soccer) with my friends, and I'll jog and stretch before and after a game. I'm also trying to get myself to do pushups and pullups each night before sleeping.
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    Chicago Asian student arrested for questionable creative writing essay

    Anybody should be able to write anything they want, and only be arrested if their writing indicates that they will bring harm to others or theirselves. For many of history's creative minds, such as Edgar Allen Poe, such thoughts would not have been rare or unacceptable. It is valid to...
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    What could JK Rowling write next (pertinent to HP)?

    I thought it would be a good idea to discuss ideas for books JK Rowling could write. I was thinking of how after the Lord of the Rings was written, there were the peripheral Chronicles of Middle Earth written by Tolkien's son Christopher. I was thinking several things she could do are: 1)...
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    Jared Diamond: Guns, Germs, and Steel

    Guns, Germs, and Steel is brilliant. It basically proves what all sensible people already knew; that the explanation for the varying degrees of success of various societies does not lie in genetics. Diamond's book, however, helps us understand exactly how everything occurred and therefore...
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    Book High

    Most pleasurable for me is the beginning. The knowledge that for several hours I can submerge myself in a different World and distract myself with the exciting exploits of others, and come of at the end better for it, is very contenting. Infact it depends what kind of book we are talking...
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    Classical Ranking

    1. The Count of Monte Cristo 2. Ivanhoe 3. The Iliad 4. The Hunchback of Notre-Dame 5. The Aeneid 6. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 7. The Last of the Mohicans 8. Oliver Twist 9. The Prince & The Art of War (why are they grouped together?) 10. Wuthering Heights 11. Tales and Poems of Edgar...