An early lesson in strength and fragility.
No matter how important your story, how skillful your structure, how powerful your prose, unless you are writing so that readers understand both what you are saying and what you mean, you may lose them.
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The Story Behind the Story
“Micro-memoirs” are small but mighty
Plants and Animals That Live Forever
Why them? What twist of fate conferred immortality on a jellyfish—and not us?
On a trip to rural Wisconsin—the epicenter of werewolf sightings in the US—Erica Berry searches for the elusive Beast of Bray Road and the local author whose stories have helped keep the legend alive
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From the corral, the calls sounded again and again—loud, deranged by worry, a desperate mother’s cries of distress.