Monthly Archives: November 2015

First Lines: A Queer, Sultry Summer

It was a queer, sultry summer, the summer they electrocuted the Rosenbergs, and I didn’t know what I was doing in New York. First line from The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

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The Mess That Is Upwork

About six months ago, I posted my thoughts about the end of Elance and the beginning of Upwork. At the time, the merger of Elance and oDesk had just been complete and Upwork sent me a note about moving my account

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Only 12 Hours To Go

Only 12 hours to go. Don’t forget to enter the Elementals Season One giveaway. Happy back-to-work day!

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Posted in giveaways, on my books

Windowpane

“Good writing is like a windowpane.” ~George Orwell

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Grammar Demons, Take That (Part 27)

Conditional Clauses were a bit intimidating when I first heard of them in grade school. Since then I’ve heard from many who have faced similar fears when wrangling conditional clauses. What are these dreaded things I speak of? From Grammar.net:

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