Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mwahahaha!

I recently learned that Oxford Dictionaries online added several new words to the dictionary database that are derived from technical jargon and media-based slang.  Here’s my favorite: “mwahahaha (mwa|ha|ha¦ha) Pronunciation: /ˈmwɑːhɑːhɑːhɑː/(also muahahaha, muwahahaha, buahahaha) Definition: exclamation used to represent laughter, … Continue reading

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I’m Gonna Need a Bigger Boat

Today I got the latest Writer’s Digest magazine in the mail, and the first thing I saw splashed across the page in bold letters was the title, “25 Agents Who Want Your Work”.  Eek! Really?  My heart did a slow somersault … Continue reading

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