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Dipping into the archival depths

Lots and lots of activity going on for the hard-working staff at Maximum Z HQ. Writing of pages, giving of notes, assisting with development of outside projects, and assembling material for future posts, just to name a few. 372 more words


Wordplay: @AyeVerb vs @TheSaurus831 #BATB4

Word has it that one of my favorite battle rappers, Aye Verb, will be retiring from the sport in May. He’s had a great run over the past 8 years and I’ll be looking forward to his next moves. 36 more words

Battle Rap


Nope, nope, and nope: not a fan of vulgarity in blog post titles. Keep the title clean no matter how vulgar your writing. At least people will open your essay to read it before discovering you don’t have the vocabulary to choose inoffensive words. 9 more words


Sisson's Synonyms, Setting it Right, Sad Face 2015

One of my long time customers at my bar suggested this book to me a few weeks ago (I hate waiting for regular delivery!). Looking it over it seems the byline for the book is the real indicator for it and reads as follows (you can see above the author’s name): An Unabridged Synonym and Related Term Locator. 1,877 more words

Face Off

Histories, quirks, scars, desires and needs. The men of Twisted Intent have all of these. They’ve had them for weeks and weeks. Until yesterday, however, the boys had no faces. 52 more words


Alternate Meanings

Alternate Meanings

Have you ever taken the time to consider the many different ways in which you can say a single word or phrase? As a child and even as a teenager I could not fully appreciate the value in the meaning of words. 139 more words

Creative Writing

16 Boring Words and What to Use Instead -- Infographic

16 Boring Words and What to Use Instead

Sometimes our students get in a rut when writing and fall into the trap of using the same descriptive words over and over again.   76 more words