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YouTube Quiz: Test Your Literary Smarts

How much do you know about literature and the literary greats? You may be surprised. John Green hosts this fun “Truth or Fail” quiz about “what you wish you didn’t … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Make Your Marketing Copy “Scannable”

Blah  . . . blah . . . blah . . . Delete Have you ever tried to wade through a sea of grey text, trying to find a helpful … Continue reading

December 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Are Dictionaries Dead?

“Look that up in your Funk & Wagnalls.” That was one of the standard punch lines on the Rowan & Martin show. I was just a kid back then, so … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

How to Write: Advice from the Greats

I love this BuzzFeed roundup of quotes from the Writing Greats. Each nugget bursts with inspiration, truth, and practical advice. How many writing students have been urged to “show, don’t … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · 4 Comments

Do Words Still Matter?

Pop quiz: I laid down to take a nap. I lied down to take a nap.  Which sentence is correct? Do you know? Do you care? Is this a trick question? In … Continue reading

June 7, 2012 · 2 Comments
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