July 2011

Jul 31, 2011 1

Soaking in writing

This post is #7 in a series of 50 dedicated to the art and life of writing, in support of the 50 for 50 Project to benefit WriteGirl. If you like it, or if you think it could have been improved by a better writing education for its author, please give generously. And pass it […]

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Jul 30, 2011 1

Room.

This post is #6 in a series of 50 dedicated to the art and life of writing, in support of the 50 for 50 Project to benefit WriteGirl. If you like it, or if you think it could have been improved by a better writing education for its author, please give generously. And pass it […]

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This post is #5 in a series of 50 dedicated to the art and life of writing, in support of the 50 for 50 Project to benefit WriteGirl. If you like it, or if you think it could have been improved by a better writing education for its author, please give generously. And pass it […]

Posted in: The Quotidian Ones,The Useful Ones

This post is #4 in a series of 50 dedicated to the art and life of writing, in support of the 50 for 50 Project to benefit WriteGirl. If you like it, or if you think it could have been improved by a better writing education for its author, please give generously. And pass it […]

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Jul 27, 2011 3

Award, schmaward

This post is #3 in a series of 50 dedicated to the art and life of writing, in support of the 50 for 50 Project to benefit WriteGirl. If you like it, or if you think it could have been improved by a better writing education for its author, please give generously. And pass it […]

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Why “Write What You Like” is the real first rule of writing, with a hearty thanks to Austin Kleon for the assist.

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Jul 25, 2011 14

The love you take

This post is #1 in a series of 50 dedicated to the art and life of writing, in support of the 50 for 50 Project to benefit WriteGirl. If you like it, or if you think it could have been improved by a better writing education for its author, please give generously. And pass it […]

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An end-of-weekly roundup collecting fffffive of the fffffoxiest things I fffffind stumbling around the web. More about the genesis here. Every dang Friday Round-Up here, you procrastinating slacker! In a sort of meta-writing challenge, Scott Berkun deconstructed the process of writing a 1,000-word essay by writing, and screen-recording the process, in real-time, then narrating over it, a […]

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Since reaching my majority, birthdays have been fraught for me. It’s not so much because I’ve feared the rolling-over of the odometer to this or that number, but because I don’t know what to do with birthdays. And something tells me they need to be noted somehow, if only to maintain a loose grip on […]

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An end-of-weekly roundup collecting fffffive of the fffffoxiest things I fffffind stumbling around the web. More about the genesis here. Every dang Friday Round-Up here, you procrastinating slacker! What would Don Draper do?  [Stumbled, via daring fireball] Hard to believe I watched this every weekend without appreciation how off-the-charts funky it was. [Facebook-ed] I don’t know what disturbs […]

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