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Kitchen Witch Magickal Soap Lotions Potions Oils Candles Incense Bath Salts Medicinal Culinary & Wicca Ritual Herbs & Botanica. The Seven Wonders of the World. How To Tremendously Improve Your Writing Style - SylvianeNuccio.com. Do choice of words matter at all when you write?

How To Tremendously Improve Your Writing Style - SylvianeNuccio.com

Stupid question, isn’t it? Of course they do. The only problem is that at times the writer forget that. 100 Beautiful and Ugly Words. Best Places to Get Free Books – The Ultimate Guide. When we were reviewing 10 of the best online resources for free books, we had a LOT of readers chime in with their own favorites as well.

Best Places to Get Free Books – The Ultimate Guide

Thank you for all your helpful contributions! In fact, we had so many suggestions, we have enough to compile a huge list from them, so here they are in no particular order: ManyBooks – Free eBooks for your PDA, iPod, or eBook reader – Thanks Tony Bryan & abben BookCrossing – Where real books are released into the wild to be found by others – Thanks EngtechLibraryElf – The perfect companion to a public library system – Thanks EngtechScribd – Open library to publish and discover documents online – Thanks CincauHangus Word Public Library – 400,000 PDF ebooks for download – Thanks EllenFree Tech Books – Free computer science and engineering books (+ lecture notes) – Thanks EllenBookins – Swap real books with other readers – Thanks Jimbob WellToldTales – Free short story podcasts (like audiobooks, but shorter) – Thanks Kevin C.

6 All-Natural Cleaners and 25 Ways to Use Them. The ongoing war between your desire to save money, save the earth, and save your house from dust and dirt can now end peacefully. Here are 6 all natural and all powerful cleaners that will cost you hardly anything, contain nothing toxic, and have incredible cleaning powers. 1. Salt (table works but coarser salt is better) 2. Vinegar (pure distilled) 3. Baking Soda 4. First Eight Presidents. I'm sure that George Washington was your best guess.

First Eight Presidents

After all, no one else comes to mind. But think back to your history books — The United States declared its independence in 1776, yet Washington did not take office until April 30, 1789. So who was running the country during these initial years of this young country? 100+ Sites to Download All Sorts of Things. These days you can find all sorts of things online, from audio books to flash files, from sound effects to CSS templates.

100+ Sites to Download All Sorts of Things

Below we compiled a list with over 100 download sites that serve that purpose. We will also try to keep the list updated, so if your favorite download site is not here, let us know about it with a comment. Audio Books. Daily Zen List — 12 Useful Websites to Improve Your Writing. By Johnny Webber 1.

Daily Zen List — 12 Useful Websites to Improve Your Writing

Words-to-Use.com — A different kind of thesaurus. 2. OneLook.com — One quick dictionary search tool. Examples of Character Archetypes. We found this useful list of archetypes on Stephanie Morrill's website.

Examples of Character Archetypes

Stephanie is the author of The Ellie Sweet Series. These downloads are from Go Teen Writers: How to Turn Your First Draft Into a Published Book by Stephanie Morrill. Find more downloads here Free Downloads for Teen Writers Writers Write offers the best writing courses in South Africa. To find out about Writers Write - How to write a book, or The Plain Language Programme - How to write for business, email news@writerswrite.co.za. A long anthropological debate may be on the cusp of resolution. Prettiest Words: A Work in Progress. Prettiest Words, Alphabetized (1,027) Abattoir: a slaughterhouse; massacre Absinthe: wormwood liquor of a bright-green color Acciaccatura: grace note, an embellishing note usually written in smaller size Acedia: ennui; state of torpor or listlessness; spiritual apathy Acervuline: aggregated, heaped up, bundled, collected or localized.

Prettiest Words: A Work in Progress

55 Grammar Offenses That Make Teachers Go Mad. Grammar errors are inevitable, of course.

55 Grammar Offenses That Make Teachers Go Mad

This article sports at least a few. No written work will ever boast a pure linguistic track record, but that doesn’t mean students shouldn’t try their best to pump out the most clear, concise papers possible. Plenty more than these 55 exist — there are, after all, as many grammatical errors as writers committing them. 100 Inspirational Posts to Make You a Better Writer. Whether you are a professional writer or student, you need all the inspiration you can get.

100 Inspirational Posts to Make You a Better Writer

Much of this inspiration can be found from other writers online in a variety of blog posts. Check out this collection to find lots of great posts that can help you become a better writer. Subject Inspiration. Wicca & Witchcraft - Witch's Runes Interpretation. To use the Witch's Runes for divination purposes, cast the runes in the manner of dice, casting all of them at once.

Wicca & Witchcraft - Witch's Runes Interpretation

A rune is only relevant to a reading if it falls face up, ignore any that are face down. The leading (or most important) rune in a reading is the one furthest from you. The Secret of Writing Funny. Writing funny Do you want to learn the secrets of writing funny? Check out the five tips below. Laughter has instantaneous health benefits including relaxation, lowering blood pressure, curing male pattern baldness and increasing immune system response. Almost all of these health benefits can all be obtained by making your reader giggle, laugh, guffaw or otherwise shoot beverages out an unexpected orifice.

List Over 300 Ways to Say. Periodic Table of Storytelling. The Best Photoshop Tutorials to Turn you into a Better Designer – Part III'corePHP' Blog. With this article, we have now reached the third part of the series. Till now you have learned quite a lot of tips, tricks and useful techniques in Photoshop. Daily Zen List — 70 of the Most Useful Websites on the Internet. EyeWitness to History - Index. Words to Avoid. If you miss the humor of this introduction, you won’t after reading this document. The sentence contains a basic grammar error, a style slip, and several vague words.) When editing a manuscript, some words deserve to die — not always, but usually. In the works we edit, and in our own works, we encounter words and phrases that are overused, imprecise, and… boring.

Writing needs to compel readers to continue from one sentence to the next. Transition words. 60 Awesome Search Engines for Serious Writers. June 20th, 2010. Monroe Techniques For Astral Projection. OWM Goddess Gallery. Learn. Sherlock Workout. List of theological demons. 200 Words Instead of 'Said' - WritersBeat.com. High School Teachers. Herbal Remedy Chart. Herbal Remedies Obligatory Disclaimer: The herbal remedies and uses within these pages are - to the best of my knowledge safe when used in moderation, except where specified. I have noted hazards and contraindications where appropriate, but nothing takes the place of common sense, moderation, and knowledge of your plant materials when involved in self-medication with plants.

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