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The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter — it's the difference between a lightning bug and the lightning. — Mark Twain

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Jun
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answered Some doubts on the use of Italicized words
Jun
18
comment A tricky serial semi-colon
ooh, no, no, that will never work. I totally understand why you want to do that, but when you have a structure like this, you must keep the punctuation parallel throughout. You can't change boats midstream.
Jun
18
comment How does one deal with world builder's syndrome?
Maybe it's a bad novel, but it's an interesting book, and it expands the universe of Middle-Earth.
Jun
18
comment My first act is lengthy. And I cannot shorten it. Any Suggestions?
Delighted I could help. :)
Jun
18
answered My first act is lengthy. And I cannot shorten it. Any Suggestions?
Jun
18
comment How do I stick to one story?
@shachna: When you spend so much time creating a new world (country, society, universe, whatever) that you aren't writing the actual story.
Jun
18
answered How do I stick to one story?
Jun
17
answered Is a 'tutorial format' acceptable for personal notes?
Jun
7
comment How to overcome the fact that I can't write long stories?
Just keeping the mods happy and taking the Roget's for a walk. :)
Jun
7
answered How to overcome the fact that I can't write long stories?
Jun
5
comment What purpose does it serve to obscure the title of a TV show?
Can you give us a snippet of context? Maybe explain what Perks is and give us an instance of the bizarre acronym in a paragraph?
Jun
4
comment Should a long flashback be written in first or third person?
I agree. Do a little of each and read it over, or show it around to your betas and gather some opinions.
Jun
3
comment How do I determine if a paper has been plagiarized?
Are you a professor? What's the context for this question?
Jun
3
revised How do I determine if a paper has been plagiarized?
added 3 characters in body; edited title
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