rivercrow on June 20th, 2007

More from Downstream From Trout Fishing in America by Keith Abbott

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rivercrow on May 10th, 2007

I have problems reading fiction that I just don’t have with non-fiction or poetry. I get bored. The narrative structure becomes confining. I rebel against the linearity. Not to say other works aren’t linear. But something about the expected compliance with fiction’s linearity makes me itchy. Poems are usually short enough and have other charms […]

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rivercrow on April 6th, 2007

Some of you may have noticed my blog’s tagline: observe … reflect … transform If not, well, I’m going to talk about it here. Xini was musing on the tagline recently and asked me to explain it. I commented on his blog that I had deliberately chosen words with many meanings. I’m still a poet […]

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rivercrow on March 28th, 2007

My previous post generated a question about the difference between technical writing in a Sensing style compared to using an iNtuiting style. Writing done in a Sensing style uses more concrete examples, details, step-by-step sequences. Sensing is a more immediate time-frame, more “here and now,” or looks backward. Grammatically, more present and past tense. Writing […]

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rivercrow on December 18th, 2006
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My friend is very tall. I wanted people to understand what it’s like to be beside him. Somehow, I’m not sure this says it adequately. No–he’s not a tree. Error (ERROR_STORAGE_FAILURE) in modules/core/classes/GalleryStorage.class at line 494 (GalleryCoreApi::error) in modules/core/classes/Gallery.class at line 202 (GalleryStorage::search) in modules/core/classes/helpers/GalleryUserGroupHelper_simple.class at line 105 (Gallery::search) in modules/core/classes/GalleryCoreApi.class at line 1876 (GalleryUserGroupHelper_simple::fetchGroupsForUser) […]

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