[donotprint] I have a very important, life-altering question. Is there anything better than macaroni and cheese? I mean... really? I don't think so either. Sure, we can all make the argument for chocolate or bacon or broccoli (um, who are you an......
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We're on a characterization kick this week on The Write Practice. Today, we're going to continue to delve into the lives of our characters by going through a list of thirty-five questions to ask your characters made famous by the canonical French aut...
This sentence has five words. Here are five more words. Five-word sentences are fine. But several together become monotonous. Listen to what is happening. The writing is getting boring. The sound of it drones. It's like a stuck record. The ear demand...
These videos from Bridge8 were created to teach students the basics of critical thinking with an emphasis on science. And they're not a bad refresher for the rest of us, either... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSZ3BUru59A http://www.youtube.com/watc...
This weekend our friends had us over for dinner and they're both big fans of biscuits. She made this recipe adapted from the and now, I'm also a big fan. If you don't work the dough too much they stay really nice and fluffy. Serve them with just ...
Romanian photographer and photo mechanic Caras Ionut is immensely skilled behind the camera shooting landscape imagery. He is also a bit of a wiz with photo editing software and runs his own tutorials. Looking upon his work you can see an artist who ...
Photographer captured these photos of clouds four miles above the Earth through open airplane doors. The video does a pretty good job of showing how they did it, maybe skip ahead to 2:30 or so just before they take off. More of his incredible work .
If you think an apostrophe was one of the 12 disciples of Jesus, you will never work for me. If you think a semicolon is a regular colon with an identity crisis, I will not hire you. If you scatter commas into a sentence with all the discrimination o...
I prefer movies.
I prefer cats.
I prefer the oaks along the Warta.
I prefer Dickens to Dostoyevsky.
I prefer myself liking people
to myself loving mankind.
I prefer keeping a needle and thread on hand, just in case.
I prefer the color green.
if it doesn't come bursting out of you
in spite of everything,
don't do it.
unless it comes unasked out of your
heart and your mind and your mouth
and your gut,
don't do it.
if you have to sit for hours
staring at your computer screen
The name of the author is the first to go
followed obediently by the title, the plot,
the heartbreaking conclusion, the entire novel
which suddenly becomes one you have never read,
never even heard of,
as if, one by one, the memories you used...
The (: ; : ; : ) is a 92-character modern poem written in by (1892-1982), in which every syllable has the sound (in different ) when read in modern . It is a famous example of . The sentence "" is an example of this type of writing in English.