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Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James – An Analysis

So…Fifty Shades of Grey. I’ll admit I never thought I’d end up reading it. Though curious, BDSM is not my thing. However, you can’t go far on the Internet or even in real life (my GYN of all people) without … Continue reading

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Brenda Jackson: Three Novels

Warning: This is not a traditional review and so contains some very general spoilers as I look at Brenda Jackson’s writing technique across three novels. I’ve been part of the Tell Harlequin panel since before it went by that name. … Continue reading

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What Buffy and Chuck Can Teach Us About Character Arcs

Believe it or not, this is not a “prove how much of a geek I am” post despite the fact that I’m going to be comparing characters from two science fiction/fantasy shows: Chuck and Buffy: the Vampire Slayer. (Note: this … Continue reading

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What The Red Baron Can Teach Writers

I just saw the new movie, The Red Baron, and I was caught by what it managed to do to a historical figure that most of us know only from Snoopy cartoons if that. This movie did a wonderful job … Continue reading

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Compare Documents in Word

The Compare Documents function in Word is probably one of the least used features despite being very powerful because it’s not easy to figure out the first time, or even the second or third. However, I’ve been using it for … Continue reading

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