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A Writer’s Guide to Fair Use and Permissions + Sample Permissions Letter

Andrea Costa Photography/ Flickr Note from Jane: This is a cornerstone post of my area, regularly updated. Whenever you decide to directly excerpt, excerpt, or photocopy someone else’s work in your own–whether that’s a bible, blog, publication section, or something else–you have to consider, for each exploit, whether or not it’s necessary to seek explicit, […]

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Start and Sit: Week 2

Start and Sit: Week 2 Scott Spratt 17 Sep 2020, 03:06 pm With exactly one week in the books, participates haven’t performed residence and superhighway starts to offer evidence of possible changes to the value of home-field advantage this year. But at least in Week 1, home quarterbacks were significantly more productive than their artery […]

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Friday Five with Eugene Kim of Dims.

Photo: Angel Sarmiento Former lawyer and scheme love Eugene Kim founded Dims . in 2018 with the goal of discovering fresh, diverse voices in motif and endorse their work to a larger audience at a fair rate. Dims. is a young direct-to-consumer design company that spouses with a culturally diverse list of surfacing decorators from […]

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A Year of Free Comics: Buckle up for STAR TRIP

In Star Trip by Gisele Weaver, Jas leaves the Earth behind to explore every livable planet in the galaxy! The story begins when Jas detects Khut, an alien who has crash-landed on Earth( Earth galactic grouping: “Hick planet” ). Jas agrees to free the alien from the plasma cyberspace in which they have been captured […]

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INTERVIEW: DOTTY’S INFERNO’s Bob Fingerman on why “Hell is my happy place”

Bob Fingerman has been obliging quirky comics carried with feeling and heart for over three decades. He’s perhaps best known for his long-running semi-autobiographical series Minimum Wage which debuted in 1995. His latest comic is perhaps more fantastical than that narrative of working-class New Yorkers, but it’s similarly funny and empathetic. It’s called Dotty’s Inferno, […]

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Oxford Collocations Dictionary for Students of English (Ebook)

Oxford Collocations dictionary that helps students write and speak natural-sounding English Which oaths usually go together? This dictionary shows you the common statement compoundings( collocations) that are essential for natural-sounding British and American English. Completely revised and extended, the new copy has over 250,000 collocations and over 75,000 examples. In recent years, both teachers and […]

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The Corner Office—A Rusty Artifact of the Past

The corner office has been the internal sanctum since the rise of law firms. In constitution firms often adorned with marble, lumber paneled walls and perhaps even faux columns, it was a shrine within the shrine. The dweller of the agency would ever embellish it with plaques and mementos dating back decades. The occupant’s goal […]

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St. Robert Bellarmine, Patron Saint of Catechists

The reading at Mass from the First Letter of St. Paul to Timothy lists the perfections required of a bishop. Among these we find that he should be “temperate, self-controlled, respectable, genial, able to teach.” These attributes, most outstandingly the last, accurately mark the saint whom the Church celebrates today. St. Robert Bellarmine was a […]

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Where Novelists Get Stuck: 3 Common Issues with Early Drafts

Today’s post is by regular backer Susan DeFreitas( @manzanitafire ), an award-winning author, editor, and volume tutor. She offers a first 50 -page review on works in progress for novelists endeavouring guidance on their next pace toward publishing. Many believe that having written a novel is a sort of superhuman feat, but in reality, the […]

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Private Schools, Martin Luther King – Reading Answers

Speaking Passage 1 You should spend about 20 minutes on Questions 1- 13, which are based on Reading Passage 1 below. A. The environment of the Earth is always changing. In the past, it has altered as a result of natural movements. Nowadays, however, the period’ climate change’ is generally used when referring to changes […]