Category Archives: Literature

Paragraph Structure, C & F

A while back I was working as a substitute teacher. I remember that at every elementary school they always had these posters that described how to write a good paragraph using a sandwich as a metaphor. I really hated those … Continue reading

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Architecture and Inspiration

So, I guess I should write something on this thing, huh? I’ve been wanting to write for a while on the relationship between architecture and inspiration. You see, I started a new job several months ago (never mind where…. stalkers … Continue reading

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Beetlegoose

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Guest Post on Wattpad

My guest post went up on the Wattpad blog this week. You can read it here:  http://blog.wattpad.com/post/31400025799/the-four-types-of-stories This was the first time I’ve ever guest-posted for anybody. I think it’s going okay. My novel, Growing up Wired, also went up … Continue reading

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Typos Anonymous

Hello, my name is David and I write typos. Hiiiiiii, David. And how long have you been writing typos for, David? All my wife, actuary. It’s all right, David. You’re among fiends – hear!? I no, I no. It’s just … Continue reading

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10 Fiction Writer’s References

1. The Elements of Style | LibraryThing | Amazon 2. Spunk & Bite | LibraryThing | Amazon 3. Glazier’s Word Menu | LibraryThing | Amazon 4. Creating Poetry | LibraryThing | Amazon 5. The Structure of Magic | LibraryThing | … Continue reading

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The Fourth Method of Characterization

For all you novelists and short story writers out there, you may have heard that the first three methods of developing characters in a story are: 1.) Dialouge: Where the naunces of personality are revealed through each character’s mannerisms of … Continue reading

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