Larry Brody: Live! From Paradise! #148 “Magic Crystals”

THE USUAL NOTE FROM LB: From the summer of 2002 to  the spring of 2010, Gwen the Beautiful and I were the proud and often exhausted owners of a beautiful Ozarks property we called Cloud Creek Ranch.

In many ways, the ranch was paradise. But it was a paradise with a price that started going up before we even knew it existed. Here’s another Monday musing about our adventure and the lessons we learned. read article

Top Views & Trending Posts on TVWriter™ in the Week Ending 5/09/21

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Good morning! Welcome to another new week at TVWriter™.  Today we begin with a look at our most popular blog posts and resource pages during the last 7 days.

They are, in order:


Formal vs. Informal Writing & What You/We Need to Know

Grammarcheck.Net and Jennifer Frost bring us another helpful infographic to make our writing better. This time around it’s all about the difference between writing “formally” and writing “informally.”

Yes, there is a difference. And that difference definitely matters

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Cartoon: ‘My Ideal Library’

Grant Snider shows us his dream library. We pretty much agree with it with one exception. The TVWriter™ dream library also would have a room for all the books written by our visitors, associates, students, et al. That would indeed be a libe to conjure with!

More of Grant Snider’s sensitive perception of humanity and creativity at Incidental Comics, HERE read article

Stacey Jones: NOTHING BUT SPOILERS (Because That’s How You Learn) #5

S1:E5 Truth
Review by Stacey Jones

EDITOR’S ALERT: This is the fifth in Stacey Jones’ ongoing discussion of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier and its place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Like it says in the title of this post, a world of SPOILERS awaits below the thin red line. Oh and also an assumption that you’re familiar with the MCU!

Episode Five is called Truth. Is there a more loaded word in any language? read article