History of Pens & Pencils

Early writers didn’t have the enormous range of pens, pencils and other writing implements we have at our fingertips today. In the Middle East, where writing began, reeds and rushes […]

The Funeral

Warning: This is not suitable for children or the faint hearted. The entire civilization of Ancient Egypt was based on religion, and their beliefs were important to them. Their belief […]

Word Count

This is an issue that haunts most aspiring writers. Most word processors are equipped with a word count feature, but this is NOT the way to do it. Even though […]


The pharaohs of ancient Egypt had immense power and wealth, and great responsibilites. He made offerings to gain the gods’ favour, he performed ceremonies to ensure that the land would […]