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The Lowdown on Loath and Loathe

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Being Possessive

A guide to using the apostrophe Continue reading

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To Be a Smooth Writer, Use Transitional Words and Phrases

I can help you put your best word forward. You can find me at dmariemarks@gmail.com or check my work online and in other posts on this blog. #amwriting #amediting #academic writer #writing

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Five Activities to Improve Your Happiness

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The Struggle Must Continue for Our Voices To Be heard!

The great artiste and activist Nina Simone (who also suffered from depression) once wrote “inside I’m screaming, someone help me, but the sound isn’t audible–like screaming without a voice–“ Many screams had a voice  in the diverse people and signage at the … Continue reading

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“…as well as” and “and”: One is not like the other

“as well as” is not a replace ment for “and.” Continue reading

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Dashes for National Punctuation Day

A tribute to the power of #punctuation. Uses dashes and make a splash. Continue reading

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