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Begging questions

Does someone approaching the cash register beg the question, “Did you find everything OK?” Does a diner in a restaurant beg the question, “How is everything tasting?” And if there are two diners, does the second one beg the question, “… and… 634 more words


NaPoWriMo 2016, Day 18 "The Language of Home"

The NaPoWriMo prompt today was to write a poem about figures of speech and ways of talking of the people I grew up around. Since I have very recently written a poem about precisely this topic, please go… 141 more words

He is a Sinner.

He is none other than a sinner

thinks himself to be a winner

knows no fundamentals  in all

be it in language or accounting  in call… 47 more words


This Summer

This summer, beginning from July 25th – September 2nd, Vepertoir Solutions can do a number of things for your school through a fair partnership:

We can provide an Entrepreneurship Training Course for your senior secondary students… 526 more words


The Alchemist: Santiago's Four Obstacles

By Gregory Priest

I want you to imagine for a moment, sometime early in your life when a parent or parental figure told you that you can be anything you want in life. 1,561 more words




Your lilac chest perfume
departs when the sun sinks into a helpless slumber.
Lavender scented sex after midnight.
The moon emerges from its shadow cast… 93 more words

Diction in Fiction #AtoZChallenge

Diction – choice of words! Yes, so this post is all about choosing the right words. Most of the Indian authors lack here, especially when they try to write erotica or something that has to be said with a different tone and a set of words. 472 more words