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Choice of words on writing 1 answer · last activity 2 days ago by user avatar Mark Baker
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Is there a formula for creating stakes? 5 answers · last activity 2 days ago by user avatar celtschk
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Good exposition examples 2 answers · last activity about 2 months ago by user avatar Mark Baker
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Is this sentece correct? 1 answer · last activity 3 months ago by user avatar Sayed
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Writing my first book 3 answers · last activity 3 months ago by user avatar JeremySchnitzel
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Questionable behavior by editor 2 answers · last activity 3 months ago by user avatar revazsurg