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Writing Opportunity: Word List

On the back page of some of their nonfiction books, Kaeden Books includes a Word List.

To prepare the Word List for my own story, first I printed out a copy of my story. 115 more words


Lori White


Drug Description:

Alprazolam (Xanax) acts on the brain and nerves (central nervous system) to produce a calming effect. Xanax is used to treat the following: … 1,774 more words


Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead, by David Casarett

“Witty” and “entertaining” are not words I would expect to use to describe a book mainly about resuscitation, but Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead… 377 more words


18/12/14 - RANT: Words like the Phoenix

We readers, writers, all round passionate word enthusiasts worry about the decline of libraries and the reading public. We see people, flock like cultists to theatres and television programming, as the libraries become ghostly entities of an old age. 146 more words

Review of 100 Best Native Plants for New Zealand Gardens - Fiona Earle

I’m no expert on gardening, but like most New Zealander home-owners we do have a garden, and like many, we’re keen to introduce more native plants to our patch. 272 more words


Christmas Wish

I’ve decided that my Christmas wish this year is to actually finish this book. Seriously, I never have an issue finishing a novel. I think this is going so slow because it’s just so fact-laden and really isn’t something I would pick up on my own. 273 more words

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Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham

Third wave feminism has found a leader in Lena Dunham.  Her book, Not That Kind of Girl (published this year by Random House), is an all-lady look at what it is to come of age during times that seemingly should be further along.  193 more words