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Visual Shortcuts that Cut

As both a writer and a reader, I’m always trying to figure out why authors do some of the things we do: End scenes in particular ways, juxtapose dialogue and description, harness the rhythm of words to craft verbal songs… … Continue reading

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Roach Coaches, Bingo Wings and Walmart

 Don’t you just love reading a blog post that fires up your imagination and gets those word wheels turning in your brain?  Back on May 7th I read Elle Hill’s missive, When Good Cliches Go Bad, on the use of language in … Continue reading

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