Writing Trivia

15 Idioms For Periods Of Time

What is an idiom? Definition: An idiom is phrase which has a meaning that is commonly understood by speakers of the language, but whose meaning is often different from the normal meaning of the words. After hours: In the evening or at night, or late in the…

10 Idioms About Food

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RIP – Sylvia Plath

Today is the anniversary of Sylvia Plath’s birthday. She was born 27 October 1932 and died 11 February 1963 Sylvia Plath’s Epitaph: Even amidst fierce flames the golden lotus can be planted.  by Amanda Patterson

55 Famous Writers – What They Did Before They Wrote

The Day Jobs Of 55 Famous Authors Anne Rice was a waitress, cook and insurance claims examiner. Charles Dickens worked in a shoe-polish factory. China Miéville lived in Egypt in 1990, teaching English for a year. Dan Brown was a high school English teacher. Dean Koontz was an English teacher.…
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