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Literary Devices from A to Z – Brought to you by the letter W

      is for Weather       Pathetic fallacy is when inanimate objects of nature–specifically the weather–mimic human emotion. The distinction between pathetic fallacy and personification is as follows: personification “gives human attributes to abstract ideas, animate objects … Continue reading

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A to Z Blog Challenge – Brought to you by the letter H

      is for Hyperbole       A hyperbole is an exaggeration used to emphasize a point. In the tentatively titled,  I Am, Have Been, and Will Be Alice, Alice is depressed and has taken to her bed … Continue reading

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“The Curse of Oak Island” is must see TV!

A curse. Pirates. A treasure. Booby traps. It has all the trappings of the next “Indiana Jones” or “National Treasure” movie. The main difference? This is for real. Oak Island, Nova Scotia. Three boys discover a pit (“the Money Pit”) … Continue reading

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Beautifully written and compelling

My biggest regret? Not being able to say goodbye to my father before he passed away. It all happened so quickly. One minute he was going to be okay and I needn’t have to rush to the hospital and the … Continue reading

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