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Jan

Finding Your Voice

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“To be natural is such a very difficult pose to keep up.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest Some writers worry a lot about voice. These are usually very earnest and skilled writers already, but the question of finding voice arrests their productivity. Like The Ugly Duckling or a pack of bungling adolescent boys, they run around croaking, “Is this my voice?” “Is this my voice?” “Is this my voice?” The answer is yes. This is your voice, and you can stop worrying about it now. I...
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23
Dec

Write Your School Application Essays in 8 Easy Steps

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For students and people trying to become students, the simmering stress of January application deadlines can ruin these otherwise quiet and dark days between December holidays and New Year's Day. If you're writing academic application essays, follow these easy steps to write an essay that reflects you and responds meaningfully to institutional writing prompts: 1. Start your daily writing practice now. Whatever academic program you're pursuing, writing will likey play a role in your success. Wri...
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22
Dec

Hot Sex & Spiritual Devotion: Erotic Novel Review

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Passionwalk: Don't Let Your Blessing Slip Away by S.L. PlummerCreateSpace Independent PublishingThis is a 5-star review                            The Sexy Grammarian really doesn't review books; she writes them love letters. Even so, she posts her thoughts among the other book reviews on the Internet. This review has been cross-posted from Goodreads and Amazon. Buy S.L. Plummer's ...
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17
Dec

Open. Read. Feel. Poetry Book Review

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This is a 5-star book review.Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment by Minal HajratwalaThe (Great) Indian Poetry Collective, 2014                   The Sexy Grammarian really doesn't review books; she writes them love letters. Even so, she posts her thoughts among the other book reviews on the Internet. This review has been cross-posted from Amazon, but a MUCH BETTER way to get a copy and help bring new poetry to the world...
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10
Dec

Beautiful: It's Beautiful! Graphic Novel Book Review

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This is a 5-star book review.Beautiful by Marie D'AbreoFar Out Press, 2014                         The Sexy Grammarian really doesn't review books; she writes them love letters. Even so, she posts her thoughts among the other book reviews on the Internet. This review has been cross-posted from Goodreads and Amazon. Beautiful makes a truly meaningful gift for all the beautiful people in your life. Buy Marie D'Abreo's st...
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