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Do you know what a Palindrome is?

Do you know what a Palindrome is? I didn’t know it either until . . .

I became aware of this word when I read Russel Ray’s blog at activerain.com when I was selling real estate in New York and he hit a palindrome. 77 more words

Author's Life

Quips & Quotations 28

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

Christina M Janz

"On Letter Writing"

Yesterday I was reading a hilarious excerpt about writing letters, or epistles, as they were called at the time of writing.  The excerpt was taken from Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine in 1822. 281 more words


What Makes Good Writing?...It's Not What You Think

As an educator, I come across student work that is exceptional. Red ink may cover most of the page, but that has little to do with exceptional writing. 1,572 more words


Effective Writing

The underlying purpose of everything I write is to effectively communicate a thought or idea. Sometimes I write addressing a particular audience (or potential audience) or just to recall and solidify a concept that had been only mental. 772 more words

Effective Communication

facts aren't truth

Tomorrow is my birthday. (Although WordPress has seen fit to date this post for tomorrow instead of today…?)

There. I said it. I never admit it when the time of year comes around, though. 805 more words


Coming Soon ... and I can't wait!

Rogue (Relentless Book 3)

by Karen Lynch

I have to ‘fess up to actually pre-ordering the final instalment of this top-notch YA paranormal series.

The author has been posting teasers now and then, and I am looking forward to a fabulous finish to this fine series. 66 more words