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The Yellow Wallpaper
It is very seldom that mere ordinary people like John and myself secure ancestral halls for the summer.
A colonial mansion, a hereditary estate, I would say a haunted house, and reach the ...
A Christmas Carol
Marley was dead: to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that. The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief mourner. Scrooge signed it: a...
Iran's Epic and America's Empire
The Shahnameh is Iran's national epic. It is a compendium of Iranian myths, legends, and history. Unlike other Indo-European epics, it is not about a war, like the Iliad, or an individual, like ...
The Nigga Bible: Faces of Niggas
The Nigga Bible shows the bizarre, illogical, irrational, and extreme personality disorders of those who calls others "niggers" and themselves "niggas."
Hanukkah Counts Too!
In creating this book, Howard Shapiro drew upon his recollections of growing up being the only Jewish kid in his neighborhood and elementary school. His hope is that the parents who read this book ...
Chef Nino's Alfreddeaux
Every recipe that I create is filtered and stepped through two major life events. The first event was growing up in South Louisiana. I mean the heart of the Southern extremities. I had relatives...
Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan by Toru Dutt
This is a book of lovely long poems written in English by a girl from India. The introduction waxes poetical about her and her accomplishments (although you'll need to know French to fully apprecia...
The Case For India
Everyone who has preceded me in this Chair has rendered his thanks in fitting terms for the gift which is truly said to be the highest that India has it in her power to bestow. It is the sign of he...
Indian speeches (1907-1909)
Lord Minto became Viceroy, I think, in November, 1905, and the present Government succeeded to power in the first week of December. Now much of the criticism that I have seen on the attitude of His...
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