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Monster Chapter

Salt mining being what it is, Terrible Twos Day has been cancelled this week while The Management recovers from the plague. In its place we present to you the first installment of Monster Chapter, by our guest blogger, Daffodil. 45 more words


English Dictation

Dictation is one way to check and improve your students’ listening level. However, it can be really boring for students.

Why not use a song for dictation? 272 more words

Intermediate (Level 4)

Dick Tatian

Typing on the iPad is cumbersome. Typing on the Mini iPad is more cumbersome. Typing on the iPhone is ridiculous! So I dictate. I press on the little microphone and I speak slowly, enunciating each syllable carefully.  236 more words


E29 I've done this before, I know I have.

I had a dream that I have the power of suggestion at least in the dream. It started off as a purely sexual dream we were wrong by a vicious pimp and I wanted the attention of one specific guy. 773 more words


Draw Your Readers in with Great Imagery

Draw Your Readers in with Great Imagery

by Nick Nebelsky

I just finished reading a blog by Kevin J. Anderson that was featured on the… 626 more words



You came on evening light

uttered soft greetings,

“Tell my tale,” you whispered,

and so begins



This weekend, as I was drifting off to sleep (see yesterday’s poem), I was introduced to Dustin who wanted to tell me the story of his life with Lydia.  65 more words