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The Writer’s Diet

The Writer’s Diet

If you’d like to energize your writing and are eager to take the test I discussed above, you may want to take a look at the book The Writer’s Diet: A Guide to Fit Prose by Helen Sword. Sword specializes in enlivening the often monotonous, pompous, and dry world of academic writing, but writers of any genre might benefit from Sword’s “writer’s diet.” She runs…

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