Scottish Philosopher & Badass: Thomas Carlyle

“OF ALL THE THINGS which man can do or make here below, by far the most momentous, wonderful, and worthy are the things we call books.” – Thomas Carlyle “Thomas Carlyle was a Scottish philosopher, satirical writer, essayist, translator, historian, mathematician, and teacher. Considered one of the most important social commentators of his time, he […]

The ‘Lost Generation’: The Sun Also Rises

Over the past week or so, with all the rain we’ve gotten, I’ve been doing a great deal of reading. No, C’mon, you remember… not that thing we used to have to do for school, but the pure and simple feeling of losing yourself in a story, fiction or non-fiction. I re-awoken that feeling in […]

The Origin of The McLendon Surname

With the exception of some minor grammar corrections, the following is a direct copy & paste from the website: https://www.electricscotlnd.com   There’s a lot of info given below, yeah! Believe it or not, there’s so much more. It gets difficult sifting through it all.  Any question you may have regarding this or any subject, please […]