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Grammar Reference Ever since a harsh taskmaster — school master — talked and alluded to it, Strunk and White’s Elements of Style is a go–to for concise, quick ways to appease the Grammar Gods. It was such a cool find, remaindered, and then, again, now, the original, as a free digital text, via Gutenberg.org. Grammar [...]
Can’t Write Poetry on a Spreadsheet She said, “Can’t Write Poetry on a Spreadsheet,” but I know different. Started as a numbers, Columns and figures, Marching along. Totals and tallies All marked correctly. “Can’t write poetry on a spreadsheet,” she said. But I know different.
Furiously Happy In my twitter feed, I glanced at a post from a librarian. I like librarians. It’s part of my Virgo fetish, which, at this point, will remain totally unrequited. I know my limits. Still, I was looking for something to occupy me while the eye doctor’s assistant put those drops in my eyes. [...]
Two-Meat Tuesday Two-Meat Tuesday is the title of one of my favorite books, from an author’s point of view. At the time the book was pulled together, I’d been writing horoscopes online for more than a decade, and my daily web-log/diary/journal astrofish.net/xenon had been online for five or six years. Culled from the rantings, ravings, [...]
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