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Adjectives and Adverbs: everybody's got an opinion


I’ve seen a few people commenting on their struggles with adjectives and adverbs in their writing, so can we just talk about this for a minute? I have a piece of advice on the subject:

Don’t worry about it. Do what works for you.

Writing descriptive text is one of the skills that writers…


You know why I love AUs? Because the whole point of them is that everything is changed, and yet these two people are still going to meet and fall in love- that they’re so set in stone and so meant to be that you can change literally everything in a hundred universes and they’ll fall in love over and over again. 

(via emmagrant01)

We all change. When you think about it, we’re all different people all through our lives, and that’s okay, that’s good, you gotta keep moving, so long as you remember all the people that you used to be.

(Source: petercapaldy, via ruled-by-loki-of-asgard)