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Tricks of the trade: 1

As a book editor, the one issue I address with nearly every author is how to show your reader what is going on in your story rather than telling them. 119 mais palavras

If- | Poetry


Rudyard Kipling – 1865-1936

If you can keep your head when all about you
Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;
If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, 283 mais palavras


The words I string together,

resemble birds without feathers.

Confused, cold, bare words,

like naked, scared, bald birds,

sing a pitiful, sad sound.

These words seem forever unbound, 6 mais palavras

Is that not Selfish?

Poem 28092021. Finally wrote about this experience.

Asking me if I regret meeting you

And expecting me to say “no”

Because woe was, and still is, you… 76 mais palavras


My Favorite Soup

I love soup.

I could eat it for every meal if I had the opportunity. I eat all kinds of soup, from ramen to loaded potato soup. 291 mais palavras


Day twelve

Something I can never get tired of doing

Hmm… this is a tough one. At first glance, I would say talking. I like to talk, engaging in meaningful and intellectually-stimulating conversations. 359 mais palavras

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