Woman Who Drove Over Foot Of Officer Writing Her Ticket In Daly City Pleads No Contest

A 29-12 months-old female has pleaded no contest to assault fees for driving over the foot of an officer who turned into writing her a parking price tag remaining July in Daly City, San Mateo County prosecutors stated Monday. Kimberly Foster, a Daly City resident, entered the plea Friday to prison assault with a deadly […]

Writing liable to turning into an ‘elitist’ career, report warns

Writing is in the risk of turning into an elitist career, with many authors being subsidized with the aid of their companions or a second task so that you can stay afloat, in line with new records. The full findings from the yearly Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society file into the writer income paint a […]

Researcher Awarded $three Million Federal Grant To Study Writing Intervention

Georgia State University College of Education & Human Development partner professor Cynthia Puranik has received a 5-yr, $three million furnishes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences to examine a writing intervention software. The furnish mission, entitled, “Peer-Assisted Writing Strategies (PAWS): Efficacy,” will check the effectiveness of the PAWS writing intervention in […]

George R.R. Martin Is Still Writing Winds of Winter—And the Real Ending to Game of Thrones

So, what now? Game of Thrones concluded the closing night with a finale that becomes, properly, technically a finale. The tale came to a conclusion. That end became at instances frustratingly mediocre and other times maddeningly stupid. Bran as the winner? No prophecies explained? None of that Night King lore made applicable? But there is […]

In the stop, Game of Thrones needed better writers

The failure of the final season of Game of Thrones has its cheerful aspect. Despite the assumptions of “creative enterprise” executives, the fall apart in advances to novelists, the downsizing of serious journalism, and the web appearing to rule that the economic price of the written phrase is exactly not anything, it seems writers aren’t […]

Brienne of Tarth Writing About Jaime Lannister’s Legacy Gets The Meme Treatment

This publishes consists of spoilers galore. If you’ve now not watched the very very last episode of Game of Thrones, I’d suggest fending off your eyes straight away. It just wouldn’t be a Game of Thrones finale without the creation of a trendy meme. And the final episode of the beloved show did no longer […]

Augusta Grad Visits School To Talk About Writing

Mariah Hayes, center  back to Augusta High School ultimate week to talk about her first posted ebook, “Bloodlines.” Mariah said of the visit, “It becomes very unique that I ought to kick off my book excursion on the excessive college that I went to. I changed into pleasantly amazed inside the college students’ hobby. A […]

This Broadway Song-Writing Duo Scores Big With ‘The Prom’

In 2010, Broadway producer and Encores! Artistic Director Jack Viertel had a concept for a musical. What if 4 narcissistic New York actors descend upon a small Indiana city to assist a 17-12 months-vintage lesbian excessive school pupil who’s averted from taking her lady friend to the prom? The diva performers, who suppose they know […]

Q&A with Editors of Changing Practices for the L2 Writing Classroom

Regular readers are well-familiar with my marketing campaign to transport past the coaching of the five-paragraph essay. For this purpose, I turned into thrilled to be added to a new ebook, Changing Practices for the L2 Writing Classroom: Moving Beyond the Five-Paragraph Essay edited through Nigel A. Caplan and Ann M. Johns. The ebook is […]