The Disposable Man

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The Disposable Man

A shadow walks beside its host,

 Suspending conversation in the dead air.

Expressing thoughts he hides the most,

Dead memories of a life unfair.

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Writing Tips: Logic, Science, and the Unknown

Writing Tips: Logic, Science, and the Unknown

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This writing blog is controversial, as people tend to have very different beliefs on the origin of life. Personally, I believe in logic, and what science tells us.  You may believe in a God or some other type of spiritual being, or you may have other beliefs.

That’s fine.

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Writing Tips: Studying Other Arts

                              Writing Tips: Studying Other Arts

Many writers say that writing is the purest art of them all, and although it’s one of the main components of art, it was the last form in a complex web of different evolutionary changes. If you think about telling stories around the campfire, and how natural it is, it makes one wonder just how long we’ve been doing it. That’s something science would have a very difficult time proving Continue reading

Writing Prompt and Internet Troubles

“How do you know?”

“I saw it when I was driving by his street, seen him carrying it. Maybe my eyes decieved me, they are getting a little bit dusty in their age, but a person don’t usually forget somethin like that.”

“No. People usually don’t.”

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Writing Tips : Show and Tell

Writing Tips: Show and Tell

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Time for show and tell! I hope everyone brought their favorite toys or adventures to share with the class!

OK, well, maybe we’re not doing that kind of show and tell, but hey I thought it was a good opener.

The differences between showing and telling with writing are summarized in the basic form of their words. Showing, ultimately, means that you are presenting something, in detail, to someone else, in order to convey a certain message, story, innovation, etc. They can see it, feel it, and come up with their own idea of what your presenting. Continue reading

Writing Tips : 5 Don’ts of Writing

Writing Wednesday: 5 Major Don’ts of Writing

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I know what you’re thinking…My God, he’s doing another list blog. I will admit that I’m running short of ideas (I’d love to hear your suggestions), and this list was the best out of three I could come up with.

Trust me…You don’t even want to hear about the other two.

Either way, I’d love to hear your suggestions for what you think the next writing blog should be about. Ask me questions and I will write a blog to answer them, either by teaching from my own experience, researching others, or both. Let’s keep learning and talking about writing. Continue reading