Tag Archives: links

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 2.4.12

Happy February, everyone! Without further adieu, the news from the week: This is cool: a visual representation of the “Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought” button on Amazon. (GalleyCat) To celebrate One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest‘s 50th birthday, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 1.28.12

Isn’t it amazing how two days of classes (one for all you folks who luck out of Friday class) can feel like a full week on the tail end of winter break? Gotta get back into the swing of things, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 12.3.11

The weather’s getting colder, the end of the year is creeping closer, and it’s getting more and more tempting to settle inside with a good book rather than venture into the outdoors. If you’re one of the dorm-bound this weekend, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 10.15.11

Halfway through October! Instead of commenting on how terrifying that is, I’ll leave you with some weekend reading: Did you ever have to memorize and recite poems in school? Apart from a few Shakespeare monologues here and there, I never … Continue reading

Posted in External Resources | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Websites We Love: Grammar Girl

Let’s just come right out and say it: English doesn’t make sense. Silent letters, crazy irregular verbs, idioms…how do we possibly get it all right? Unfortunately, more often than not the answer is: we don’t. By now, you’re probably aware … Continue reading

Posted in External Resources | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Six Word Stories

What do Ernest Hemingway, Joss Whedon, and William Shatner have in common? They’ve all written a six word story – and so can you! The concept is deceptively simple: write a whole story using just six words. The results? Often hilarious, … Continue reading

Posted in For Fun | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 9.17.11

This is only the tip of the iceberg in terms of interesting news in the writing world, but it makes a nice start. Happy weekend, everybody! For me, the hardest part of writing a story is figuring out how to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 9.9.11

Am I the only one who is having trouble believing that classes have only been in session for one week? Things have been so busy, it feels like so much longer! Well, if you don’t have any homework to do … Continue reading

Posted in For Fun | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Weekly Writer’s Roundup: 8.26.11

Check out these cool writing-related articles published this week! This New Yorker collection of six short stories to read during a hurricane puts a cute spin on what is becoming an increasingly terrifying weather event. Wonder why no one’s thought … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment