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NATIONAL PUNCTUATION DAY

Today is National Punctuation Day, founded twelve years ago by Jeff Rubin.  The intent of this holiday is to encourage the appreciation of correct punctuation.  I know, that does not sound very thrilling.  480 more words

Commas

Mini Reviews #3

Happy Tuesday, everyone! I hope you are all fabulous.

The town of Lunacy, Alaska, was Nate Burke’s last chance. As a Baltimore cop, he’d watched his partner die on the street – and the guilt still haunts him. 993 more words

Young Adult

Book Review: Eats, Shoots & Leaves

A panda walks into a cafe. He orders a sandwich, eats it, then draws a gun and fires two shots in the air.
“Why?” Asks the confused waiter, as the panda makes towards the exit.The panda produces a badly punctuated wildlife manual and tosses it over his shoulder.

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Book Reviews

Eats, Shoots & Leaves - Lynne Truss

Eats, Shoots & Leaves is a humorous “zero tolerance guide” to punctuation, and every writer (or blogger) should have a copy. In fact I’m not sure how I survived for so long without it. 256 more words

Reading

Craft Books And Why We Need Them

Hello, hello!  A few days ago, I was bored and skimming through Facebook when I came across a friend’s post about how she had finally gotten back to writing after a pretty long break.  670 more words

Writing

Teaser Tuesday: Eats, Shoots & Leaves

Like a coconut cake in a rotating cake stand, the Wheel of Time has turned to Teaser Tuesday. 271 more words

Books

February TBR

It’s February. My favorite month. Why? Easy, I was born in February during a monster snow storm. Okay, not a real monster sized storm, but monster sized for coastal Alabama. 445 more words

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