Spritz is an app that can allow you to read at 1000 words per minute with improved retention and comprehension. It would take 90minutes to read one Harry Potter book at that speed. Boston-based startup Spritz says they've even had rave reviews from people with ADHD and dyslexia who've found it makes reading easier for them! Wow!
Cankers, Caterpillars, and Malt-worms: 3 Shakespearean Insults || as I did not pay attention to Shakespeare in any of a few literature classes, save a few sonnets, these snippets are perfect for my near-anti-referencial-shakespearean-snap-to-knowledge... ha!
London-based illustrator Emma Block has created a series of drawings to showcase a variety of words from across the world that say things about love, but which don't have a direct equivalent in English
Are you a smartypants? These words are for you! http://www.grammarly.com/blog/2015/eleven-terms-for-the-self-proclaimed-smartypants/?sf&utm_campaign=Blog_Augment_1&utm_source=Facebook_org&utm_medium=social&utm_content=link_post