Literature Can Heal the Soul

Originally posted on Seth Adam Smith:
“Time and time again I have learned that while medicines can heal the body, literature and inspired words can heal the soul.” -Seth Adam Smith For me, reading and writing have been the most powerful tools to help me move forward. I love literature and historical stories and what…

Winston Churchill’s Battle With Depression

Originally posted on Seth Adam Smith:
My guide through life has always been Sir Winston Churchill (1874–1965), the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom during World War II. His active and steadfast resistance to Adolf Hitler, along with his vehement refusal to even consider defeat, helped inspire his nation to victory against Nazi Germany. His…

Strange Characters: The Cinematic Pairings of Tim Burton and Johnny Depp

Originally posted on Eleventh Stack:
Photo taken from MTV.com – all rights reserved to same – click through to read an interview with Tim Burton In anticipation of Tim Burton’s Big Eyes coming out on Christmas Day, I’ve been having my own Burton retrospective and recently watched Edward Scissorhands for the umpteenth time.  With this…