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Cures for Writer’s Block: Gilbert’s Great Solace

Cures for Writer’s Block: Gilbert’s Great Solace

Because every text is different, so is every bout of writer’s block. It’s essential to have lots of curatives up your sleeve, to mix-in-match the best solution for your specific problem. Inner Criticitis Symptoms include self-doubt, delusions of incompetence and...

In lieu of “very”

In lieu of “very”

Build a better vocabulary to give your writing more oomph and pizzazz! Banish the boring intensifier “very” for more vivid, more effective word choices. The frame is disabled on both mobile phones and tablets, but you can open it in a new...

Animals in Groups

Animals in Groups

The English lexicon is massive. The Oxford English Dictionary contains over 170,000 individual entries, many with dozens of definitions. One of the oddities of this ever-growing language is that there are specific terms for groups of animals, often as a play on words....