Tag Archives: read

Why Do You Read?

Today’s post is going to be a little different because it’s assignment week here for me so everything’s due and I’m busy staring at the calendar, desperately wondering where all my time went. Accordingly, this post is about me asking … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: Only about the coolest job in the world

As part of one of my courses, I’ve got to start keeping a blog under my own name chatting about writing and creative non-fiction (CNF to the cool kids) in particular. Since I’m not a big fan of redundancy, and … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends: Breaking the Rules, Twilight and Dark Pasts

This week we’re trying something a little different. Instead of doing a full-length post I thought we might do a whole bunch of mini-topics that I’ve been contemplating but haven’t been able to get enough material for a full post … Continue reading

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Reading Difficulties

What could be easier than reading? It’s a simple process. There’s words, you run your eyes over them and you translate the words into meaning. Simplicity. There’s nothing at all complex about how people read… right? Reading is an extremely … Continue reading

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Write What You Know

One of the oldest and most common bits of advice for aspiring writers is to ‘write what you know’.  But what does that even mean? Does that mean I can only write my life story? Does anyone want to read … Continue reading

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