New Word of the Day, 5th November 2013
I love the English language – the way that it so easily accommodates the creation of new words. Today, whilst clearing down my blog feeds, I came across
used in the phrase
[He] was voluntold to take the lead on performance tuning.
I love it.
Hat tip to The Daily WTF.
Outline for “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”, by JK Rowling. [Via Chandler Baker]. Click the image to view her original.
I came across this post
on the Flavorwire site showing a number of authors’ Outlines for their novels. I find it interesting to see both the similarities and differences between the various examples.
Personally, if I wasn’t outlining electronically, I would go for the spreadsheet-like format (although it only gives you 2 degrees of freedom, I wouldn’t be able to cope with a looser organisation). I’d be interested in seeing how some of these would look electronically – Scapple and Aeon Timeline would be my choices.
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