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Word of the Day – Kayfabe

Reading Time: 1 minute  If you have ever been to Mexico to watch a Lucha Libre then you will have seen a fine example of showmanship and… Kayfabe n. (in professional wrestling) the fact or convention of presenting staged performances as genuine or authentic.   If you want to learn more

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Word of the Day – Foibles

Reading Time: 1 minute  Today’s word of the day is one of my favourite words out there, and I try to drop it into my literature as often as possible. In my opinion, it has gone out of fashion before its time. Enjoy! foibles n. :  Minor weaknesses or eccentricities

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Word of the Day – Vuja de

Reading Time: 1 minute  I am subscribed to a service on Facebook called ‘Shine Text.’ Basically, they send you a message every day with a quote or an inspirational piece of life advice. How to be a Writer is in no way affiliated with them but it’s a

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Word of the Day – Analphabetic

Reading Time: 1 minute  Today is International Literacy Day and that’s why for today’s word of the day I chose: analphabetic adj. 1. Completely lacking in letters 2. Utterly unable to read 700 MILLION people in the world are unable to read a single letter and the vast majority of

How to be Depressed | For Writers

Reading Time: 5 minutesHello you. I hope everything is going well for you. I hope you woke up early, had a shower, brushed your teeth and ate a big breakfast. I hope you did some exercise, pulled on a pair of shoes and walked out the door with