Angry at God for not existing

Angry at God for not existing

I’m angry.

Angry because I just came from a good friend’s funeral.

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First! – the Relaunch Post

First! – the Grok’n’Roll relaunch post

Hey, I had to start this blog somehow, right? Right?! (more…)

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Test 02

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Test 01

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writetothestars:

The best writing advice anyone could ever give you!

writetothestars:

The best writing advice anyone could ever give you!

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lacigreen:

 

"Nobody has the right to turn out and tell me that I can’t wear a certain outfit, that I can’t go out to a certain place because I would be safer, or because a man looks at me…"

"what was she wearing?"
"was she drunk?"
"did she sleep around?"

here’s the thing: rape happens regardless of these factors.  that’s why it’s happened for centuries and that’s why it also happens to men, children, and people of all ages.  rape is not about sex.  it’s about exerting power over someone.  stop protecting rapists.

Good grammar…

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. — Mark Twain (via beautilation)

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kamigarcia:

"Once in a while blow your own mind." - unknown #quotes #wordstoliveby

kamigarcia:

"Once in a while blow your own mind." - unknown #quotes #wordstoliveby

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mulderscullylovechild:

Ahem *David and Gillian*

mulderscullylovechild:

Ahem *David and Gillian*

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Time to Stand Out: The 3 I’s of (Structured) Business Writing

The three i’s of (structured) business writing are intent, information and identity. And consciously considering and applying each of them will strengthen up your writing. They interact which each other and really effect your writing simultaneously, but let’s break it down for now. (more…)

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It started with homework. My first jaunts as a writer and editor where at school. I was never one…

It started with homework.

My first jaunts as a writer and editor where at school. I was never one for writing fiction, but I was always interested in learning, especially sciency things (as you already know).

I was quite a bright student (bragging, I know) but I often couldn’t be bothered with homework. There was just so much other stuff: playing with friends, reading, TV, working to bolster my…

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Becoming a geek.

It all started with mom.

I imagine, my geek origin story starts with my mother reading stories to me and inventing her own stories about a fantastic race of creatures called Karmuffels for me. And, more or less from the beginning, there was TV. I was always drawn to the more fantastical stories like fairy tale movies and cartoon series. And I have very fond memories of watching musketeer, pirate…

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