Category Archives: History

5 Interesting Links for 04-12-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Websites (Marketing) While looking at 2016 trends, this article brings up some good points on modern website design and its methodology gives pointers for evaluating sites that are more current. … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 04-05-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Ghost Stories (History) What we consider traditional ghost stories sprang into existence during the Victorian Era. This article looks at what factors brought this about. https://www.steampunkjournal.org/ghost-stories-victorian-literature/ Characters (Writing) A look … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 03-22-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Language (Society) Kalahari Bushmen have a fiercely egalitarian society that is reinforced by their language patterns. https://www.theguardian.com/inequality/2017/oct/29/why-bushman-banter-was-crucial-to-hunter-gatherers-evolutionary-success Technique (Writing) Writing active characters is important, but character reactions should not be … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 03-08-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Technique (Writing) The way you use internal conflict can inform and deepen your characters. This article looks at examples from film and literature that demonstrate the ties between fears and … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 02-22-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Bookstores (History) A description complete with photographs of a distinct street in London where bookshops barely changed as the centuries have passed offer interesting treasures to explore. https://secretldn.com/cecil-court-history/ Genetics (Animals) … Continue reading

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