Category Archives: words

Latin is Still Alive

A common belief among people is that Latin has ceased to exist centuries ago, or, in other words, Latin died. But, is Latin really dead? And, as language nerds, do we believe this without first considering the facts? So, in … Continue reading

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Ode To Autumn – Poem by John Keats

  Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun; Conspiring with him how to load and bless With fruit the vines that round the thatch-eaves run; To bend with apples the mossed cottage-trees, And fill all … Continue reading

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Diary of a Novelist by Peter Leavell

Day 1: Fingertips brush against the keys and heartthrobs as every thought sends shivers through the future. Imaginings thunder as story beckons the muses of old. Chocolate never tasted so good. Day 2: Someone hacked the computer and turned poetry … Continue reading

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What are some interesting facts about books or reading in general? By Devashish Patil

Some of the interesting facts about books and reading are: There are nearly 130 million(129,864,880 to be exact) books in the entire world. It would take 60,000 years to read all the books in the world. The three most read … Continue reading

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Ulysses as Read by Helen Mirren

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How Much Editing Does a Book Really Need? By Jody Hedlund

I just finished major edits on a book that’s releasing next summer (2019). It was a tough edit and took me a couple of weeks of full time work. Needless to say, when I got to the end, I was … Continue reading

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Grammar Mistakes

Many of us get into the habit of making writing mistakes either because of unawareness on our part or just mere sloppiness. Many of these mistakes affect the way readers perceive our pieces of writing; foolish typos can make the … Continue reading

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