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It Gets Easier when We Stop Complaining

“Stop complaining! At least most problems do have solutions. Some others just don’t.”-Akhlis That’s a line I’ve got for today. It as inspired by a Korean drama. An actress with her curly hair complained against her roommate saying some problems … Continue reading

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Quotations, Great Short Writing Examples

So I’m now reading Roy Peter Clark’s “How to Write Short”. I found it such a great book as it provides some exercises called “Grace Notes”. I don’t know why it’s called Grace in the first place. Maybe Clark tries … Continue reading

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If You Want to Write Long, Begin by Writing Short

Roy Peter Clark says so and I just can’t agree more. I can tell you I have done too much short-writing. Yet, I have no idea whether my brief pieces are quite good or just so so or mediocre. I … Continue reading

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Don’t Make Just a Living. Make a Mark, Says Roy Peter Clark

Roy Peter Clark made a point to ponder. As an author, you must write something throughout your life. Something to remember for gerenations after you after you perish. Whether it be a blog post like this or a mini novel … Continue reading

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