5 Reasons To Keep A Work Diary

Many historical figures kept work diaries or journals. Ben Franklin, John Adams, Andy Warhol, and countless others have recorded the events of their day in some form. While these historic diaries are incredibly fascinating for us to read today, the benefit they gave to the writers was probably far greater. Richard Branson has written bestsellers…

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The Beach by Alex Garland (1996)

The Beach, Alex Garland’s modern twist on Lord of the Flies, fillets the post-college urge to “discover” uncharted third-world countries while simultaneously illustrating socialism’s inherent failings. It has become de facto required reading for twenty-somethings and can be found in Eurorail rucksacks and high school backpacks the world over. Borrowing from Vietnam war movies, video…

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