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No Wasted Ink Writer’s Links — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Originally posted on No Wasted Ink: Welcome back to another Monday of writer’s links. This week I was back to finding general writing articles for you, but I’ve thrown in a historical piece that you might find interesting and another … Continue reading

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Dialogue Tags – Again #wwwblogs #writingtips #amwriting

Originally posted on Alison Williams Writing:
This is a subject I’ve written about several times in the past, but it is an issue I keep coming back to, time and time again. I’m a huge fan of self-publishing and of…

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My Brother’s Coming Home

Originally posted on Polly:
Nurse, mother with baby and big brother, stand outside the bleak, utilitarian Ronkswood hospital. Big brother, a little boy, is excited; it’s time to take his brother home. ‘Look at his tiny hand, Mum. ‘Why’s he…

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20 Symptoms of Writeritis

Originally posted on Myths of the Mirror:
image from pinterest This 2-yr-old post was one of my most popular, and for those who missed it, I once again share the symptoms of this incurable condition. *** As some of you…

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Kilroy: Can he get your vote?

Dear Human Resources Manager: I am applying for the position of President of the United States. Please find attached my resume. I’ve seen this ad running for several months now and I conclude that you have been unsuccessful in locating … Continue reading

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Alternative archaeology

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
Mary Smith wrote in the comments of Going West – Walking with Angels, “Can’t help but notice there is a lot of shadowing going on in your most recent posts and am…

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43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
by Christina DesMarais  on INC site: CREDIT: Getty Images When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words,…

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Pablo Neruda (July 12, 1904 – September 23, 1973) — Art, Literature

Forget About Me by Pablo Neruda Among the things the sea throws up, let us hunt for the most petrified, violet claws of crabs, little skulls of dead fish, smooth syllables of wood, small countries of mother-of-pearl; let us look … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord Laughter Academy – A Writer’s Life or Words to that effect!

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
A few snippets on the subject of our chosen like of work….. Great Expectations There was once a young man who, in his youth, professed his desire to become…

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Mon Dieu, J’Accuse — Dark Matter

Did you mean to drop your entire meaning for us before us in our quiet moments as if they were held in a holy sphinx carved from hard sugar into such clear water that we could not help seeing it … Continue reading

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