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Week 9: Adding value to your stories

There are plenty of options for making your story stand out. Picture: otherthings/CC/flickr


All the bells and whistles

Finding a great story and writing it beautifully isn’t enough these days – for your readers or the people who employ you. 452 altre parole


#NaNoPrep101, Creating Societies by Connie J. Jasperson

#NaNoPrep101, Creating Societies

Worlds are comprised of plants, animals, and geology, which we touched upon in the first post of this series. But if intelligent life-forms are living on that world, there will also be societies. 108 altre parole


Why woke-ism and the 1619 theory is like a piece of swiss cheese- full of holes

The theory is based on the africans that came to the usa were american slaves ,they weren’t no one was American America did not exist until 1776 they were british slaves and ever since then usa ctizens of all types have worked to make the american dream of equality real for every citizen. 39 altre parole


Towards The Dawn

The night has many dark ways,
many dark places to go
But wherever it takes me
please, hold my hand
and walk with me together
towards the dawn



Word of the Day



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of or having a light, purplish shade of blue, like that of a clear and unclouded sky. 16 altre parole

Self Improvement

Rethinking How We Teach Paraphrasing

When you teach a course on writing research, of course you do a lot of work with source handling.

I suspect that most of us were taught summary, paraphrase, and quotation as a set, and many of us were given exercises that drilled us to do each of these things with a source on command. 599 altre parole

Work Thursdays

One-Liner Wednesday — Writer or Waiter

“If you wait to write, you’re not a writer, you’re a waiter.” Dan Poynter, American author, consultant, and self-publishing pioneer Okay, what are …

One-Liner Wednesday — Writer or Waiter

Creative Writing