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Elements of an Essay: Body Paragraphs

Last week, we broke down what a thesis statement is and how to use it in your essay.  Remember, your thesis statement is the glue and holds your entire paper together.  1,107 more words


A place for the multi-pen

Multi-pens are the Swiss Army Knives of writing instruments. Just as the little red slipjoints keep a bunch of useful tools on hand, multi-pens offer a selection of tips and colors in a single package. 791 more words

Pens & Ink

Pondering Poetry: What's a Poet to Do?

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I love to read poetry. It makes me feel in a way that little else does. 571 more words

The Writing Life

My favourite writing tools

I can’t wait for my copy of The Freedom Journal to arrive. Goal-setter is my new middle name now that I am totally reliant on my business for my income. 77 more words

Indie Publishing

Writing Trivia: Earthen Floors

I do a lot of research online; sometimes it leads down the oddest of trails, and those are always the fun ones to follow – the road less travelled, and all that.   181 more words


Update on The Whitehaired Shooter...

Been working steadily on the first revision of The Whitehaired Shooter.  The first draft was all narrative and bits of dialogue. Pretty much pure “telling.”  I just got the story out, and like it.  209 more words

Writing The Book

Elements of an Essay: Thesis Statement Workshop

One of the most challenging aspects of school life is writing an essay.

It can be a daunting task, staring down a five-page paper that you have yet to begin. 1,038 more words