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All Those Pretty, Useless Words (or "Beware of Adjectives")

A lot of writers have this fantasy that whatever they’re writing will conjure a relatively precise image in their reader’s mind. It’s a perfectly legitimate expectation, as a word means what it means to whoever’s reading it (barring language barriers). 992 more words

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No, Seriously--What's Going On With Doctor Who?

I haven’t been enthusiastic about watching the new season, because Matt Smith was MY Doctor, the one who introduced me to the show, and he’ll always be my favorite (though David Tennant is now really close). 1,289 more words