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The Usefulness of Writing Exercises

I am a terribly fickle person. Most often, this fickleness applies to activities.  Like cooking, for instance.  I'll go on a kick where I'm interested in cooking.  I buy cookbooks, I look up recipes, I watch the Food Network, I actually cook meals and occasionally even bake things.  Then it all falls apart.  My interest […]

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Aliens Among Us

Here's a little writing exercise for you. Its very simple.  Write about something as if you are describing it to an alien who just landed on this planet. So, for example: The book is heavy and has a red cover, with glossy pages and lots of photos in it. Descriptive, if a bit bland. But, […]

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