A first draft is for telling the story to yourself.
The second draft, and the third, and the fourth… and the twenty-seventh… and the four-hundred-and-eleventh… are for telling the story to the reader. 931 more words
4 days, 5 hours
Hi, I’m Liddy. I’m seventeen, and I’m the protagonist heroine of Madder Hall.
I’m actually right in the middle of something quite important, but Lynsey’s the boss… 442 more words
1 week, 4 days
Like Withnail, who went on holiday by mistake, I’ve begun waking up by mistake. At the crack of dawn. And it’s the bloody weekend. 777 more words
Happy thirteenth day of NaNo! It’s the day your novel gets its tongue pierced and tells you to go feck yourself.
At least it’s not a Friday, right? 687 more words
OffQc | Quebec French Guide
Here’s a new texto conversation in French taken from the Les Parent Facebook page.
We saw another one recently in entry #874.
Today’s conversation uses the word… 248 more words
2 weeks, 6 days
The Proof Angel
Nip is a strange word. We nip things in the bud, and we nip to the shops. Now that is a strange combination.
Find out more about nip here. 24 more words
3 weeks, 2 days
Cussing and Lactating
There is a lot of discussion about nursing in public. It even has a short form NIP. Which some may say it’s cute and makes them think nipples. 618 more words
1 month, 2 weeks