Melissa Stinson

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Crutch Words Become Active Verbs

<i>“Watching is just a really boring verb. If you cut it, you can almost always use a cooler verb that paints a clearer picture.”- Naomi Hughes</i><p>Crutch …

Efficient writing : get to the point! - by Kevin Trepanier

Writing in video games is not just about the story. In some games there's tons of game rules informations to be conveyed to the player and it got to …

5 Insanely Useful Books That Helped Me in My Writing Career

Note: If you're into audio books and haven't tried audible by Amazon before, you can sign up here and get two free audiobooks with no obligation.<p>I eat people's brains...<p>I love to crack open their skulls and peek into the inner workings of their mind.<p>Methophorically, of course.<p>Reading feeds your …

Improve Your Writing by Reading It Aloud To Yourself

Writing is tricky. It can be tough to find the right sequence of words to convey your thoughts and ideas. A sentence might make sense as you type it …

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3 Ways to Find Your Peace When Life Feels Overwhelming

<i>Too much to do, not enough time to do it.</i>Sound familiar?Twenty-five years ago, at the dawn of the modern internet revolution, people were predicting …

Wedding Inspiration Sources That Aren't Pinterest

Brides, stop what you're pinning right now! If you want to have a wedding that's truly unique and doesn't look like a carbon copy of every other bohemian or rustic affair, it's time to step away from Pinterest and start getting your inspiration from the most unlikely places. You know, like music …