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Aidan Bender
Too many things to be amused about, too little time.
Too many things to be amused about, too little time.
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Here Comes The New
Well hello. I'm back. It's been more than three months of silence from my end, and for that I apologize. Life has been... a rollercoaster for me, lately. I've had a lot of ups and downs. Some of the most wonderful experiences of my life have occurred in tha...

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The Art of Life
Balancing life is hard. I know I keep posting these non-writing, short pieces about
taking time to enjoy life, to invest in it, to create art, but there seems to
be a recurring pair of themes I discover in my everyday activities: life is the busiest art. An...

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Returning to the New
Next week, school starts. I'm going back to college. Chemical engineering 'bout to get lit up in here. Woot. Personally, I'm excited. I get to take physics 2, organic chemistry, statics, dynamics, health and the body, and stagecraft. It's gonna be a busy se...
Returning to the New
Returning to the New
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World Blip – Education (vol. 2)
Today, I’d like to go back to a type of post I haven’t done
in a while: the world blip . Hey, remember
these? Where I’d spout off about a part of worldbuilding people probably didn’t
care about? Well, sit back, cause I’m gonna do it again. Today, I’d like t...

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Examining Styles – Plots and Characters
When we think of style, we think of prose, don’t we? We
think about how we use certain words, or phrases to form a certain style . It’s in the state of mind, it’s
in the description, it’s in the dialogue. Right? What if… what if style was more than that? Wh...
Examining Styles – Plots and Characters
Examining Styles – Plots and Characters
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The Importance of Being Late
I'm a day late in posting. More than a day. My bad. To be completely honest, I've been so busy this last week I didn't even realize it was Saturday. Today's post is going to be very short, because I need to get ready for work in eight minutes. So. Let's tal...

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Simple Stories
Well, I’m back. Today, I’d like to talk about something that most people don’t
seem to think about as something worthwhile. Simple stories . Stories that are short, straightforward, innocent. Simple. Many of us place excessive emphasis on complex plots and
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Simple Stories
Simple Stories
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Examining Styles – Dialogue and Narration
If we had to divide prose into two categories, the two that
make the most sense are these: dialogue or narration. If it’s not being spoken by
a character, it’s narration. These two parts are very, very important to the feel of your
style. In particular, the...
Examining Styles – Dialogue and Narration
Examining Styles – Dialogue and Narration
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Dancing - A Short Story
Well folks, I was originally planning on examining another style today, but this last week has been super hectic and I didn't have time to finish that post. My apologies. Instead, today I'd like to share a short story with you. This story is based off a ser...
Dancing - A Short Story
Dancing - A Short Story
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