be in your speech. A 3- to 5-minute speech might have only two major ideas. In a very short speech, you
might develop only one major idea with examples, illustra-tions, and other forms of support. Dont spend
time try-ing to divide a topic that does not ne
and his forty-ninth birthday, Jude was walking againslowly, inelegantly, but walkingand looking once again like a
X-rays, blood work, everything, and they had waited there, each of them lying on the bed in a different examining room,
until the radiologist
and Sinclair, thanks to this wedding, they wont have to go to their twentieth reunion this year. They are all here: Willem
and his girlfriend, Robin; Malcolm and Sophie; and JB and his new boyfriend, whom he hasnt met, and he knows, even
before checking t
Actually, thats bullshit. If D.T.s honest with himself, the doubts now swarming within go back to last night when Nicky
led him out to the cinderblock divider in the garage and gave him his first-ever look at what was behind. All you had to do
was see the
their only meal, so in addition to the milk, I offered, children and adults alike, a
fresh satsuma mandarin. I used to hand out candy canes and horsy rides on the first
day of school. Mount them three to a saddle and pony the little shits to campus.
married. The drinking. Thats what you wanted to
know, isnt it? He nods again.
We were trying for a baby, I say, and my voice catches. Still, after all this time, every time
I talk about it the tears come to my eyes. Sorry.
Its all right. He gets to his fe
What would y ou say if Hank became y our nephew?
Alexandra stopped dry ing her hands on the dishtowel. She turned and looked sharply at
Jean Louise. Are y ou serious?
I might be.
Dont be in a hurry , honey .
Hurry ? Im twenty -six, Aunty , and Ive known H
wouldnt have worked otherwise. I had only one rope nowmy motherand she was, like Aimee, in her
prime, although unlike Aimee my mother had very little need of me. She was flying high herself, a few
days from becoming the Member of Parliament for Brent West
I have not already heard. Give me further particulars. What did Colonel Forster say? Had they no
apprehension of anything before the elopement took place? They must have seen them together for
Colonel Forster did own that he had often suspected some
Are the strategies for newspaper and magazines the same when it comes to adapting to
technology for the delivery of news?
The strategies for newspapers and magazines are the same when it comes to adapting to
technology for the delivery of the news. Both
How do you believe news organizations who deliver digital content will have to change to compete
with alternative forms of digital media?
I believe that branding the journalist is good, but I believe building a journalists brand it better. IF a
Peer Editing Checklist for News Stories
Name: News Team:
Story Assigned to Edit:
In addition to editing the story you were assigned, you must also answer the following questions about the
story. Please do not include yes or no responses. Each question mus
Do you believe the broadcast outlets in your local area are effectively reaching the audience?
Los Angeles is a big county. There is the actual city of LA, situated somewhat centrally in the county,
then there a several dozen little cities and neighborhoo
A Word To The Freshman
The road to a degree is crazy. I have done both online and on campus
colleges, and I have traveled all over the country, and the world, while
pursuing my degree. During this process, I have learned a great deal about
The process is intended not to let us dump or discharge negative emo-tions on another but to
allow us to move through the negative emotions and release them so that we can return to the
state of love and acceptance that is our natural state of being, and
until, in 2002, the frogs in the hills and streams around the town of Santa Fe,
about fifty miles west of El Valle, were effectively wiped out. In 2004, little
corpses began showing up even closer to El Valle, around the town of El
Cop. By this point, a g