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Few and Plain Is Best

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Some writing advice from John Ruskin (1819-1900).  Ruskin was a writer and artist, but is best known as an art critic during the Victorian Era. His words here are both wise and pithy. “Say all you have to say in the fewest possible words, or your reader will be sure to skip them and in the plainest possible words or …

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The Simple Pleasures of Spam

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Blog-comment spammers are unethical and ineffective, but at least they are occasionally entertaining. This post includes several recent and amusing comments caught in our spam filter. http://writeathome.com

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A Whole Nuther Thing

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Why do we say “a whole nuther?” http://writeathome.com

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New Video Post: “I Am Not A Noun!”

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In this grammar lesson, I set free poor deluded souls who believe themselves to be nouns.

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Hemingway on Good Fiction

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A provocative quote by Hemingway on good fiction.

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