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Cliches Not Allowed

Cliches not allowed at Hawthorne Publishing, which should not be allowed in the world at large Avoid like the plague in writing and speaking: Use of “Absolutely” to answer a question. Suggestion: just “Yes.” Use of “amazing” to show something
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OPEN YOUR MIND TO OPERA: YOU MAY LIKE IT!

Here’s Marie Albertson  Again Giving Us New Challenges                 The fiction book club which I reluctantly joined loves books about music.  And since I am the most un-musical person God created, I have a hard time with the choice of
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On Writers Block

Every time I sit down to face a blank computer screen, the thought flits through my mind that “Today, I’m not going to be able to do this.” What “this” is doesn’t matter; it can be as simple as a
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Writing Your Memoir – Don’t Miss These Expert Tips!

Memoir Specialist Lorene McCormick Burkhart Shares Her Valuable Memoir Tips and a few of her Great Southern Indiana Recipes So you want to write a memoir about your life?  Good for you!  It’s a thought-provoking experience, somewhat like having intense
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