Writing is a medium of communication that represents language through the inscription of signs and symbols. In most languages, writing is a complement to speech or spoken language. Writing is not a language but a form of technology. Wikipedia
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Æsop, retold by Joseph Jacobs
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The Voynich Manuscript may be a result of Glossolalia
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Doggerel is poetry that is irregular in rhythm and in rhyme
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listed in The Guinness Book of World Records as the "most succinct word"
and is considered one of the hardest words to translate.
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Mythopoeia (poem) by J.R.R. Tolkien was written in order to explain and defend creative myth-making.
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was one of the first children's writers to combine magic with realism.
She influenced C.S. Lewis and J.K. Rowling among others
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Biblichor (n.) - the smell of books, bookstores, or libraries
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When looking for writing ideas a great place is forums.
Go where your target audience is and find out what it is they need to know. Web forums and message boards are two great places that new and experienced users frequent. Every kind of hobby, trade or occupation has a forum on the internet. If you are writing nonfiction, this is a ready-made breeding ground for article ideas. Forums are buzzing with activity as users post questions, find answers and seek information. They also give you insight into current topics in the field. Whatever it is you are interested in writing about, chances are that there is a forum on it.
an English monk, called the "The Father of English History"
and contributed significantly to English Christianity.
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literally "a place for writing", is commonly used to refer to a room in medieval European monasteries devoted to the writing, copying and illuminating of manuscripts by monastic scribes.
Revelations Of Divine Love by Julian of Norwich 1343 is the first published book in the English language to be written by a woman.
Margery Kempe ~ The Book of Margery Kempe is considered by some to be the first autobiography in the English language >> The Book of Margery Kempe by: Lynn Staley (Editor)
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are the earliest prose literature of Britain.
The stories were compiled in the 12th–13th century from earlier oral traditions by medieval Welsh authors.
Badinage 1. light, playful banter or raillery. Entered English in the 1600s from the French word badiner meaning "to joke." The suffix -age forms mass or abstract nouns in loanwords from French, such as voyage and courage.
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Paradise Lost ~ Paradise Regained
Marie Corelli Is One Of My Favorite Authors. I Collect Her Books
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The Soul of Lilith concluded the "Heliobas trilogy" that began with A Romance of Two Worlds and Ardath
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Have wanted to turn Vendetta into a play for a long time.
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The 3 Laws for Writing Altered States of Consciousness
1. Wake your hero up with a nightmare.
2. Send your hero a horrific vision.
3. Deprive your hero of sleep just when he needs it most.
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The legendary nature of the story of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego is a type known in Folklore as "the disgrace and rehabilitation of a minister," the plot of which involves a man in a state of prosperity who is sentenced to death or prison by the plots of his enemies but vindicated and restored to honor.
Full Text of Salome by Oscar Wilde illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley
Salome's Dance of the Seven Veils has been linked to the popularity of orientalist "veil dances" in the period and to the emergence of striptease Gypsy Rose Lee one of the most famous striptease artists of all time
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is a 1926 play written by and starring Mae West
in February 1927 West was arrested, charged with obscenity and
sentenced to 10 days in a workhouse and fined $500
"Song of Myself" by Walt Whitman
twelve poems totaled 2315 lines—1336 lines.
The book received its strongest praise from Ralph Waldo Emerson
who wrote a flattering five-page letter to Whitman and spoke highly of the book to friends.
was an apprentice in a printing establishment
One source of the term:
A business partner of Johann Gutenberg
Johann Fust,who sold Gutenberg's Bibles to King Louis XI of France and his court officials,
representing the bibles as hand-copied manuscripts.
When it was discovered that individual letters were identical in appearance, Fust was accused of witchcraft
the red ink text was said to have been written in blood and Fust was imprisoned
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the state of consciousness leading out of sleep
When the awakening occurs out of rapid eye movement (REM) sleep,
in which most dreams occur, the hypnopompic state is sometimes accompanied by lingering vivid imagery.
Some of the creative insights attributed to dreams actually happen in this moment of awakening from REM.
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Phantasmagoria is the Art of evoking Demoniac Spirits
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Phantasmagoria, (also fantasmagorie, fantasmagoria) was a form of theatre which used a modified magic lantern to project frightening images such as skeletons, demons, and ghosts onto walls, smoke, or semi-transparent screens, frequently using rear projection
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