Word by Word

Practical insights for writers from Jessica P Morrell

A painterly approach: more on using colors in your writing

I’ve been studying the history of the English language and am fascinated by the period after the bubonic plague of the 1300s.  After the Norman invasion and occupation of England in the 11th century,  French came to be the language of the  nobility, courts, and education.  English, much of it based on Anglo-Saxon origins, was […]

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