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Moonrise

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#paris

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#paris

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Vin et fromage apres 'Au Coeur L'Ocean' in Montparnasse

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Okay, #germany but... what...?

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What a thought blizzard looks like. #amwriting

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Good morning, #texas!

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#NaNoWriMo #First50Words Contest Results!

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Hey guys, it's Jerusha from Rabid Badger Editing here, and the results are in: Y'all killed it this year!

I'm so excited that you guys included me in your writing journey, especially one as difficult as #NaNoWriMo. So, THANK YOU to everyone who entered! Ok, onto the good stuff:
Our three third place winners are:

Tambra Nicole Kendall's One Hot Cowboy

“I, Elizabeth Grace Wyndham, founder and leader of The Hen Party Matchmaking Society, do solemnly swear to use all the abilities God Almighty has given me to get couples together who are too blind, and ornery to do it themselves.” Marcella Jane added, "and don’t forget too stupid."

Cath Bore's The Bad Friend

‘What time did you get in last night?’ Jamie asked. His dark hair was messy, not combed and straight like usual. Kat wanted to reach over make it right. He’d let his locks grow out. They were too long and unfamiliar. She had to check twice it was even Jamie.

Tiffany Randall's A Gay Man's Girlfrie…

The inside of a pamplemousse looks like an alien autopsy. A delicious, delicious alien autopsy...

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#NaNoWriMo #First50Words Contest Update

Hello my lovely writers! I have not forgotten about you, and I will be posting the final results tomorrow at the latest.  Thanks for bearing with me!
--Jerusha

In the meantime, check out 50 of the most beautiful sentences in literature for some inspiration!

Here's a few examples:

 “She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together.”
—J. D. Salinger, “A Girl I Knew”

“What are men to rocks and mountains?”
—Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

“And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.”
—John Steinbeck, East of Eden


“We cross our bridges as we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and the presumption that once our eyes watered.”
—Tom Stoppard, Rosencratz and Guildenstern Are Dead


“I would always rather be happy than dignified.”
—Charlotte Brontë , Jane Eyre


“One must be careful of books, and what is inside them, for words have th…