How to Write
by Mark Nichol Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to conceive written communication. So many pairs or trios of words and phrases stymie us with their resemblance to each other. Here’s a quick guide to alleviate (or is it ameliorate?)
I've always been interested in quantitative displays of information. I've been having lots of fun with Wordle - a free website that creates " word clouds " (or "tag clouds") for text analysis. Simply copy/paste text and in seconds Wordle gives you a visual representation of word frequency. Build Literacy Skills with Wordle
English 50 – Intro to Creative Writing: Exercises for Story Writers More Exercises: Write the first 250 words of a short story, but write them in ONE SENTENCE. Make sure that the sentence is grammatically correct and punctuated correctly.
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Work-Killer - Killing boredom all of the time!
Posted on: 10 Cado 7:0 - 5.27.29 So you've procrastinated again. You told yourself you wouldn't do this 2 months ago when your professor assigned you this.
I just finished reading an interesting essay entitled How to Disagree . Written by Paul Graham , the essay introduces and describes a seven-level Hierarchy of Disagreement. From name-calling to carefully reasoned refutation, Graham breaks down each level of the hierarchy with a brief explanation.
How to Write a Memoir, Memoir Writing Topics On this page, you'll find advice on how to write a memoir, as well as interviews and ideas to inspire your memoir writing. What is a memoir? A memoir is a narrative about your personal experience. You can write a memoir about: A specific event that happened to you. A specific aspect of your life (for example, your relationship with your father, your travel through Asia, your struggle to overcome a phobia).