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Very, Very Useful...or should I say Advantageous?

‘Avoid using the word ‘very’ because it’s lazy. A man is not very tired, he is exhausted. Don’t use very sad, use morose. Language was invented for one reason, boys – to woo women – and, in that endeavor, laziness will not do. 74 more words


Dear Dream Reader, I hope you like short stories

It was a rainy day not unlike many others, the air was cool but not cold. It had been a long day at work and I was riding across the foot fridge over the railway line, having flouted the… 135 more words

Blogging 101

Enion Wars: Character Creation

As November approaches, I continue to work slowly on my world/characters for my upcoming NaNoWriMo novel. I thought I’d post a Character Sheet of my main protagonist, Blake Larkin. 866 more words


7.7.7 Challenge: Soul Purge

What is the 7-7-7 Challenge, you ask? Author of The Sanctum Trilogy, ‘Mad’ Madhuri Blaylock, answers.

“In a nutshell, it’s a great way to stir up a little excitement about one of your works in progress (WIP for all you non-writer types) and give folks a teeny-tiny taste of what’s to come. 197 more words

There are many reasons why one should set up a blog. I am going to explain only five main reasons why I think one should join the blogging community. 548 more words


Mini Book Review: The Marriage Bargain



THIS IS AN ADULT BOOK. NOT FOR KIDS, I WOULD SAY 16 AND OLDER! Now that we have that out-of-the-way I can continue :D… 443 more words


Don't laugh

Here I am again at midnight, on my 6th floor balcony, still smoking and freezing. I just came to that grievous, inevitable, yearly realization that ’tis the season for bracing myself for yet another dreaded Canadian winter. 443 more words

Thinking Out Loud