Shannon Stacey

Archive for August, 2008

LB&LI Workshop: When Only the Right Word Will Do—Part 3

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In the introduction, I wrote: “Words may be the most basic ingredient for crafting our stories, but they can also be the spice that makes the flavor pop for the reader.”

Twenty or so years ago, I baked my first meatloaf and when it came to the oregano, I might have applied more of a dumping than a dash. The fact the mere mention—after two decades—of

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LB&LI note

Parts 3 and 4 of the workshop will go up Sunday. Things have gone from hectic to holy crap here, and I’d rather wait on that than just throw something up and walk away.


But there are certainly enough awesome workshops going on to keep y’all busy.… Read More »

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