Articles of the Week:
The hidden dangers of euphemisms by Mark Peters
This sneaky language is the enemy of clarity, from George Orwell to your office.
The last mermaids of Japan by Mike MacEacheran
The Ama are Japan’s last population of female shell divers. But with their way of life and culture increasingly under threat, could this be the end of an age-old tradition?
A pure land inspired by treachery by Beth Reiber
Hiraizumi may well be the most important Japanese village you’ve never heard of.
The Seven Most Common Manuscript Submission Mistakes by Emily Harstone
When I talk to agents, writers, and editors I always hear them complain of the same mistakes over and over again…
Podcasts of the Week:
Video of the Week: “Timeless” by BrunuhVille
More (new) gorgeous music by the very talented BrunuhVille.