Category: Mega Tips

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Together, Today

August 5, 2017

The first sentence of every story in ALONE AGAINST TOMORROW by Harlan Ellison. I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream Limp, the body of Gorrister hung from the pink palette; unsupported – hanging high above us in the computer chamber; and it did not shiver in the chill, oily breeze that blew eternally through the main…

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Writing Advice: Crit & Be Critted

October 5, 2015

As sure as that “the road to hell is paved with adverbs,” the internet is full of writing advice. These are quotes from famous writers, these are the articles telling you to use strong verbs and to get rid of “weasel” words like, “most, generally, kind of,” these are the self-righteous calls to “shut up…