It’s awesome to see that people are becoming more aware of Creative Commons but I notice that there are a lot of people out there that miss some of the key things about providing appropriate attribution, so let’s demystify that. 473 more words
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“A series of floods hit Queensland, Australia, beginning in December 2010. The floods forced the evacuation of thousands of people from towns and cities.At least 70 towns and over 200,000 people were affected. 88 more words
On January 6th, known as “The Night of the Big Wind”, a “powerful European windstorm … swept without warning across Ireland, causing severe damage to property and several hundred deaths; 20% to 25% of houses in north Dublin were damaged or destroyed, and 42 ships were wrecked.” [ 149 more words
From “Spare the Darling” by John Crowley, in Harper’s 2014 Nov, pp. 4-7.
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My favorite part of writing is taking stuff out. “In writing, you must kill all your darlings,” William Faulkner famously wrote, suggesting that the process of self-editing requires stoicism and the suppression of a natural affection.