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Quips & Quotations 41

Thursday Theme – 2015 is about quotes and quips that I particularly enjoy or thoroughly relate to. I hope you will too.


Clive Staples Lewis, November 29th 1898 - November 22nd 1963

(Repost from last year, slightly adapted)

On this day fifty-two years ago, the great C.S. Lewis died.

Because of the assassination of President Kennedy on the same day, the death of Lewis has always been somewhat overshadowed. 973 more words


Directional Plans

So the other day, I was thinking I was going to do a lot of writing – well, more than what I would normally do when I do decide to do some writing. 167 more words


What Bloodborne Can Teach You About Good Writing

Bloodborne, the spiritual successor of Demon’s Souls and Dark Souls, at its surface, might not seem a very complicated game. In fact, you might miss most of its stories and narrative design if you’re not a very good observer and a competent reader of clues.  835 more words


The 4 Essentials Of Any Blog Story

With any blog story, as with anything really, its a reliable foundation that’s always the best place to start. With that in mind, here are 4 what I personally consider to be the three must-have, do not leave home without it bare essentials of any blog post worth the pixels it’s made from. 824 more words

Blog Writing

Before and After: The Gettysburg Address

For this blog post, I thought it would be fun to take a famous speech and work backward, adding unnecessary words and phrases, making it so verbose as to be hard to recognize. 1,010 more words

Word Choice