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A Writer's Resource - 16 Types of Governments - Writers Write great for literature connections

Different cultures, different agendas - Communication Charts Help You Negotiate In Different Cultures - PSFK #albertobokos
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No more getting lost in negotiating translation

Different cultures, different agendas - Communication Charts Help You Negotiate In Different Cultures - PSFK #albertobokos

Let Me Explain to You a Thing    ---    This is a blog expanding your ability to write what you know...
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Let Me Explain to You a Thing --- This is a blog expanding your ability to write what you know...

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Hidden Talents and How to Become an Expert

Very helpful when trying to give a character a background.

A Writer's Resource - 4000 years of history in one map
from Slate Magazine

The Entire History of the World—Really, All of It—Distilled Into a Single Gorgeous Chart

A Writer's Resource - 4000 years of history in one map

from Word Object

Words Commonly Used to Describe Sounds

The trick is to not use them in their stereotypical way. Ex: "A hard knot clutched at her throat as the little orphan mewed closer, a dirty hand outstretched."