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Feiffer dances with noir in graphic novel

...myself this 2 1/2-year job of drudgery. It turned out to be fun, but at the time I thought, 'This is impossible, what am I doing?'"The result is his new graphic novel, "Kill My Mother" (Liveright: 160 pages, $27.95), a noir tale...
On Writing: Big words, part one

...word that will help readers respond appropriately to the writing at hand. This is the "why" of our three questions: what am I trying to say, who am I talking to, and why? In this pursuit, a word can be "right" for many different reasons...
On Writing: Mistakes were made

...simply following the experts' advice instead of thinking for ourselves to answer those three fundamental questions:What am I trying to say?Who am I talking to?And why?No one else can answer those questions for you: not Strunk and White...
Puddle Jumpers preschool to close

...received seven or eight calls a day, and they continued in lesser numbers through the week."I heard comments like 'What am I supposed to do?' and 'I don't know if I'm going to be able to work.' It is really awful," Shibler said...
Philosophy and writing well: what's bad about bad writing make each paragraph, sentence, and word a deliberate response to the only three questions that matter in writing:What am I trying to say?Who am I talking to?And why?? Jim Hale teaches writing workshops across Alaska and can be contacted...
Nothing more than an act of love raising awareness about early-childhood exposure to Mel Kiper, but that'ss a different issue.)To paraphrase: What am I supposed to tell my kid when he sees that?It is a pertinent question. To those parents, I submit the following answer...
Slack Tide: Hardcore Alaska Soft: Summer Edition

...He's all dejected, crying into his Contigo Autoseal® West Loop stainless steel travel mug with easy-clean lid, "now what am I going to put in my freezer?" "Give a man a fish, and he'll eat for a day," I say, beckoning him to follow me...
One state, 21 languages

...the forest, so you can see the trees, is to stop what you are doing and think this thought: what can I do to help? What am I doing that keeps the process going. When we look at indigenous languages and colonization, we are not looking at an...
Glennon, Wilson connect again as Bucs face Seattle

...and it'll be fun seeing him soon," Wilson said. "He's a lot taller than me. He's like a giraffe compared to what am I, a zebra? Something shorter."The relationship between Wilson and Glennon dates to N.C. State, but has continued...
John Marvin sentenced to serve two 99-year prison terms

...letter that was read aloud by Haley Tokuoka. "He was everything to me, and you took that away from me and my family. What am I to do now Mr. Marvin? Live out my life with an empty hole in my heart?""The slain officers' families will endure...


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