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Experts Say

  The convenience and ubiquity of texting should make it easier to compose a message that reads like an actual sentence rather than as a secret code, right? Not so fast. A recent study reveals that many people see proper grammar and punctuation in text messaging as classic jerk behavior. Experts Say That Periods in… Continue reading Experts Say

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40 Words

I found this article a few weeks back.  It was fascinating really.  How many times have you ever said, “I wish I knew what to call this feeling … “?  Well, here are some words that might help.  I know going down the list, there were a few I identified with, especially this one: Monachopsis… Continue reading 40 Words

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Commonly Misunderstood

I found a nice link about commonly misunderstood words and phrases.  It’s a great list and it really ought to go viral, based on some of the things I’ve seen around the ‘net.  It’s like people aren’t being taught basic English and grammar anymore! There’s the link below if you’d like a copy of it… Continue reading Commonly Misunderstood


Writers Character Name Generator

My daughter loves to make up stories, and she is constantly on the prowl for new and unusual names.  This name generator sometimes helps her find something, and I thought it might help you, too.  :)   This character name generator produces fictional names to use in stories. Source: Writers Character Name Generator – put… Continue reading Writers Character Name Generator



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