As the New Year Comes

Different feelings and expectations as the year 2017 comes nearer to its end. As the curtains of 2017 slowly roll down, another year is threatening to come. Oh, the word threatening is quite inappropriate...

Paperclips Magazine children's literature

20 Gloriumptious facts about Roald Dahl

Famed children’s author Roald Dahl not only created some of children’s literature’s most unforgettable characters but even the wonderful eccentric stories for adults—making him one of the most beloved storytellers in the planet! 1: 13th September 2017 would have been Roald Dahl’s 101st birthday! Roald Dahl...

15 Funny Brain Teasers

Like muscles, our brains need a little exercise. Let’s face it; they can be rusty sometimes. If you’re looking for a way to get a little smarter or have some fun, try challenging your...

JRR Tolkien: The Great Elvish Craftsman

This internationally renowned fantasy writer might also potentially be the best linguist the world has ever seen! Believed to be of German origin, “Tolkien” (pron.: Tol-keen; equal stress on both syllables), means foolishly brave, or stupidly clever....

Paperclips Magazine Black Friday

Why It’s Called Black Friday?

Partaking on the Thanksgiving Day celebration doesn’t keep the American people from becoming even more enthusiastic the day after. Yes, the day following Thanksgiving in U.S.A is Black Friday. Although it wasn’t really declared...