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The Every-Novel-Is-Wildly-Different Guide to Revision

Here’s a hard truth: Each novel teaches the writer how to write it. If you’re a parent, this might sound immediately, intuitively right. You can have …

Writing

How to cook the perfect pasta puttanesca

Pasta,Italian food and drink,Fish,Seafood,Main course,Food & drink,Life and style<p>Are anchovies essential in ‘whore’s pasta’, do you top it with cheese, and what other store-cupboard standbys do you cook when the fridge is bare?<p>No piece on puttanesca is complete without a knowing wink to the literal …

This tool lets you bequeath your Google account to a trusted person when you die — here's how to set it up

If you've ever worried about what would befall your Gmail, photos, documents, YouTube videos, and other digital data in the event of a terrible accident or your own death, you're not alone.<p>It's a little dark to think about, but the good news is that Google has your back.<p>The service offers a feature …

Google

Chicken & chorizo jambalaya

A Cajun-inspired rice pot recipe with spicy Spanish sausage, sweet peppers and tomatoes<p>Ingredients<p>1 tbsp olive oil<br>• 2 chicken breasts, chopped<br>• 1 onion, …

BBC Earth on Twitter: "Happy #InternationalCatDay! The black-footed cat is the deadliest (but cutest?!) wild cat in the world 😻 #BigCats… "

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>ZahranCR</b><p>0 replies 1 retweet 19 likes<p>End of conversation<p>New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>BBCEarth</b><p>My cat has black feet could …

What's the difference between a hijab, niqab and burka? - CBBC Newsround

AFP/Getty/Reuters<p>Hijab, niqab, burka - there are lots of different kinds of coverings worn by Muslim women all over the world.<p>But not everyone agrees with them and in Denmark, Europe, a ban on wearing face veils in public came into force on 1 August 2018.<p>It joins France and some other European …

Islam

Brilliant Maps

<i>Map created by reddit user uvbseventysix</i><p>The map above shows the best selling singer, musical artist or band from each of England’s 48 ceremonial …

Save the Children

About your privacy on this site

Welcome! To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, we partner with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including …

Personal Data

10 of the best words in the world (that don't translate into English)

One of the many great things about languages worldwide is the sizeable number of words for which there is no real English translation. Often they tell us about concepts and ideas that we are missing out on in the anglophone world.<p>As the northern hemisphere heads abroad in the coming holiday season, …

Language

Chicken stir-fry

Everyone has their favourite additions to a basic chicken stir-fry - feel free to adapt the recipe to include yours.<p>Each serving provides 617kcal, 47g protein, 56g carbohydrate (of which 8g sugars), 22g fat (of which 4.5g saturates), 6g fibre and 3.5g salt.

Sweet and sour chicken

(633)<p>20 min<p>Forget a takeaway - make your own Chinese at home. A comforting treat that's much healthier.<p>V<p>Recipe by: VINEYIS<p>I made it! 834 people made …

Balsamic and herb chicken

(37)<p>25 min<p>Balsamic and herb chicken, made with chicken breasts, balsamic vinegar, tinned tomatoes and loads of fresh herbs. The sauce is delicious …

How to make perfect Singapore noodles

I spent some enjoyable minutes flicking through a book on Singaporean cuisine, pausing at recipes for prawn laksa, and egg roti, fish head curry and hainanese chicken rice, before discovering that Singapore noodles are all but unknown in that country – in fact, they're a Cantonese creation, popular …

Szechuan chicken stir-fry

Check out this szechuan chicken stir-fry recipe. This low calorie dish is super easy to make and packed with flavour, a great midweek meal<p>Step 1<p>Bring …

Sichuan chicken

(400)<p>30 min<p>Some call it Sichuan, others Szechuan. Either way this stir fried sweet and sticky chicken dish is ready in 10 minutes. Serve with …

Ancient Earth

×<p>This visualization is created and maintained by Ian Webster. See more of my work at ianww.com or email me at ian@dinosaurpictures.org.<p>Plate tectonic …

Knowledge Management

Halloumi cheese fingers

(29)<p>10 min<p>Fry, grill or barbecue this delicious Cypriot cheese and serve with a Greek salad and crusty bread for a complete meal.<p>L<p>Recipe by: Linda<p>I …

Halloumi with tomatoes & pomegranate molasses

Salty halloumi cheese, sweet pomegranate molasses and fresh mint make a delicious combination in this quick Lebanese meze dish<p>Ingredients<p>1-2 tbsp …

Slow Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken

November 2, 2013<p><i>Simply throw everything in the crockpot and you’re set for a family-friendly meal – it doesn’t get easier than that!</i><p>You know how you …

Slow Cooker Sweet Fire Chicken | Creme De La Crumb

Saucy sweet and spicy Asian chicken made healthier at home in your slow cooker!<p>Happy Tuesday y’all!<p>You know by now that I love homemade …

24 Dump Dinners You Can Make In A Crock-Pot

Step one: Dump everything into a slow cooker. Step two: Let dinner make itself.

Start Your Novel with a Bang! 12 Ways to Hook Readers

Whenever people ask me what the most difficult part of writing a book is — the beginning, middle, or end — I usually say, “All of it.” Each section …

When to use a hyphen, an en dash or an em dash

As experienced writers and editors, many <i>PR Daily</i> readers harbor a dislike for the hyphen.<p>It’s a punctuation mark that’s supposed to help writers …

The Story Comes First: Where to Start with Story Structure

I’m a discovery writer: my preferred method of storytelling involves as little outlining as possible. I usually like to start with a group of …

Writing

Short Story Structures: Several Ways Of Structuring Short Fiction

I have a problem. For the past two years or so, every time I set out to write a short story—something under 5,000 words—I fail miserably. It grows …

Chicken jalfrezi

(644)<p>1 hour 15 min<p>This is a Pakistani recipe for a spicy curry. My mum made this dish, and I like it very much. You must try it. This dish is best …

How to Outline a Book

How to Outline a Book: an Author's Guide (with Template)<p>June 5, 2018 - Perfecting your Craft - 1 Comment<p>Are your eyes tired of staring at a blank …

Here’s How to Write a Book in 100 Days: 10 Steps

“Have you ever had a great book idea, tried to write it, and then failed?” I’ve asked this question to thousands of writers, and over eighty percent …

These colourised photos of Germany's First World War zeppelins will terrify you

<b>These incredible colourised photos show the devastating damage done to the United Kingdom in the First World War by Germany's Zeppelins.</b><p>Despite …

What happened to the children of Oswald Mosley's Blackshirt followers?

In a memoir published in 1998, journalist Trevor Grundy recalled how, when he was a boy just after the war, his mother used to come out on to the front step of their house in Paddington to see him off to school. As he turned out of the square where they lived, he’d wave back at her.<p>Each morning, …