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Tainted Water and Bad Grammar

The following attention-grabbing headline bannered on the Internet a few weeks ago:

Your Water has been POISON by your GOVERNMENT

Somehow, I don’t really trust a source that gives scare headlines using bad grammar. 21 more words

ESOL

'Walking Dead' Star Norman Reedus Keeps Johnny Depp's Severed Head As A Dressing Room Memento

Many actors keep mementos in their dressing rooms, but for sheer weirdness it’s tough to top the keepsake Norman Reedus has in his trailer while filming “The Walking Dead” — what appears to be the severed head of Johnny Depp. 133 more words

Celebs

New ‘The Walking Dead’ Clip Teases Daryl Dixon’s Death

Is Daryl Dixon the latest head on “The Walking Dead’ chopping block?

A new teaser for season seven of the suspenseful series shows Dwight, henchmen of the villainous Negan, riding through town on Daryl’s motorcycle. 174 more words

News

Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #6

A Tense Moment: Word Context, Past & Present, another common error from writers, from SDW/EG member Larry Edwards.

Polishing Your Prose

From the Editor’s Eye…

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Writing

Present vs. past tense: Which to use in your writing

Over the past few years, I have noticed that more and more writers are using the present tense rather than the past tense to tell their stories. 865 more words

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