• Heed the Villagers’ Warnings
    Heed the Villagers’ Warnings

    Bram Stokers Dracula Or: Puritan Meets Prince of Darkness

  • Glitz, Glamor and a Very Sad Man
    Glitz, Glamor and a Very Sad Man

    F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby Or: How Not to Be Murdered by Your Mistress’s Husband’s Mistress’s Husband.

  • Sleeping with the Fishes
    Sleeping with the Fishes

    Jules Verne’s Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Or: How to Escape a Madman Offshore

  • How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity
    How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity

    It is an odd comfort to know that the human species has survived plagues, pestilence, wars and sundry other disasters for as long as humankind has walked the Earth. Here are 5 lessons on how…

  • Denmark Ranked Least Happy Country (in 1603)
    Denmark Ranked Least Happy Country (in 1603)

    William Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Hamlet Or: Why Revenging Your Dead Father Could Damage Your Health

  • The 1845 Tiny Home Craze
    The 1845 Tiny Home Craze

    Henry David Thoreau’s Walden Or: How to Escape the Rat Race (and Make Peace with Woodchuck Cravings)

  • The Bold, the Beautiful and the Murderous
    The Bold, the Beautiful and the Murderous

    Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray Or: Why You Should Embrace Aging Gracefully

  • Misery in Bohemia
    Misery in Bohemia

    Kafka’s The Metamorphosis Or: How Not to Wake Up Feeling Like a Pest