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my computer could do my job (and I could automate myself out of a job)

My job largely consists of manually performing rote tasks that you’d think we’d have automated by now.

There is one semi-important process I was put in charge of within my first 6 months on the job. 326 more words


My 12 QUESTIONS that got answered last month

Question 1: Why was I kicked out of the hostel in the very first year? :razz:

Coz that is the best thing that has happened to me in the 6 years out here… 306 more words


For those who need an #ALDUBphenomenon101 like me

Let me deviate from my daily jibber jabber about my life and hear me out with this query that I can’t seem to understand for quite some time now. 240 more words


What I've Learned from Querying

I’ve been querying my YA fantasy novel since September 2014, and oh man, it’s been a journey. I’m not quite done, so I can’t talk about stats yet, but I can definitely talk about the random things I’ve learned. 1,065 more words


Surprising insights from the slush pile

Having a teetering pile of queries in my inbox at all times has given me some interesting and unexpected insights into my taste as a reader. 973 more words


A Previous Connection

Don’t you just love this time of year? Football, cool nights, warm days! Knowing that the holidays are right around the corner? So you plan. I’ve scheduled a few things—a day trip to the mountains, a long weekend on Sanibel Island in late fall, and the date for my large family’s Christmas gathering which will take place in my home. 323 more words