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Is that contraption to haul things a wheelbarrel or wheelbarrow? Spellcheck barely lets me type one of them. I was in line at a …

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A writer’s voice is the writer’s individual style of combining vocabulary, syntax, diction, punctuation, structure, angles, approach, and various other storytelling techniques to convey …

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Does it feel funny to you to wish someone a “Happy Memorial Day?” It does to me. On the one hand, wishing someone a …

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There are two things you need to know up front: First, a Forty-Niner is a kind of rose. Second, the photo is of a …

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Everyone seems determined to figure out what has millennials sick of church. It’s probably not as complicated as people try to make it. I …

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The end of May Sweeps always leads to the question of which network won the sweeps and the season…and creative interpreting of the numbers. …

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After six years in office, Barack Obama is now a president on Twitter. But watch what you tweet to him. One of the most …

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When trying to decide whether to choose assume or presume, what’s important is how these very similar words differ. The other day, I was …