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4th-Dec-2017 03:52 pm - .
Phoenix
"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass; it's about learning to dance in the rain." ---unknown
16th-Mar-2017 03:10 pm - Commas
Phoenix
Clarity is important. The lack of a comma (the serial, aka Oxford, comma, to be exact) made someone lose a court case.

Bahahahaha.

http://www.cnn.com/2017/03/15/health/oxford-comma-maine-court-case-trnd/index.html
5th-Mar-2017 05:04 pm - just a few quotations again
Phoenix
"Failure is not the opposite of success; it's part of success." (unknown)

"It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed." (Theodore Roosevelt)

"Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently." (Henry Ford)

"Success is going from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm." (Winston Churchill)
4th-Mar-2017 09:38 am - Just some comics
Phoenix
I apologize for the sizing. LJ wasn't letting me format/resize them. They weren't even this big on the websites I snitched them from...


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The Born Loser by Art and Chip Sansom Mar 15, 2005 (taken from: http://www.gocomics.com/news/laugh-tracks/3750/punctuate-your-national-grammar-day-with-these-comics)


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Grand Avenue by Mike Thompson Sep 4, 2007 (taken from: http://www.gocomics.com/news/laugh-tracks/3750/punctuate-your-national-grammar-day-with-these-comics)


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(taken from: http://www.gocomics.com/news/laugh-tracks/3750/punctuate-your-national-grammar-day-with-these-comics)


And a short collection of comics spoofing the writing process <or, non-writing process> of Funky Winkerbean by Tom Batiuk (taken from: https://comicskingdom.com/comics)







23rd-Feb-2017 08:25 pm(no subject)
Phoenix
"All cruelty springs from weakness."    - Seneca

"Don't let life randomly kick you into the adult you don't want to become."   - Chris Hadfield

"To love at all is to be vulnerable."   - C. S. Lewis
21st-Feb-2017 02:19 pm(no subject)
Scotland bluebells
Hello?  Anyone there?  Guess not.








(And, yes, that's from a game. An old game.)
18th-Feb-2017 02:48 pm(no subject)
Cold Meadows
"Fate whispers to the warrior,
'You cannot withstand the storm.'
The warrior whispers back,
'I am the storm.'"
-author unknown
13th-Feb-2017 01:57 pm(no subject)
Lake Superior Sunset
Once again, my ability to concentrate has gone from low to nil. I can barely focus enough to read two pages, let alone craft new ones.
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