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Thinking Characters

As I have mentioned I’ve been reading a couple of Steven King’s latest novels, Dr Sleep and Mr Mercedes. I am currently re- reading The Shinning. 374 more words



The carapace has cracked though the surface;

where the light bounces from, seems clear, serene.

Lies an undertow of wrongful fire the tumult know

nothing of.  184 more words


Lesson 1: HTML Basics

Above as you can see I am playing around with different structural elements and below is what one can see when opening the HTML in firefox.


Daily Prompt - By The Dots

We all have strange relationships with punctuation — do you overuse exclamation marks? Do you avoid semicolons like the plague? What type of punctuation could you never live without?

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Writing Challenge

Good vs. Bad Web Writing

Believe it or not, reading text on the web is much different than reading printed text in a book or magazine. For instance, the brightness of the screen… 411 more words

GIT 221

Living in Italics! A commentary on a freewheeling writing style.....

Up front and personal, I’m confessing I’m sliding willingly and purposely into a stylistic Never Neverland…. and will speak to the reader, individually and collectively.     876 more words

Italics, Quotation Marks or Capitals?

Italics, “Quotation Marks” or CAPITALS? Have you wiped the sweat off your brow yet?

It’s a minefield – truly.  As with most things in writing, one of the most important rules is to be consistent.   606 more words