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04/12/2020 - 1:26pm

Thursday at work, I was assisting customers as usual when a lady started talking to our pharmacist about her new outdoor project she started. Then our pharmacist replied, “Well, now is the time to do it.” and that got me thinking...why not start a new project!

 

If you are like me and you live in an apartment, you can’t do very many outdoor projects.

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03/16/2020 - 5:27pm

In light of recent world events (and of course by that I mean the coronavirus), many colleges and schools have been canceling their face to face classes and turning them into online classes. For those who have never taken an online class, this change could be confusing and overwhelming. So, I have chosen to share some organizational tips that can help college students stay on top of things.

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02/23/2020 - 1:44pm

Currently, I am in a photography class, and I’ve been struggling to come up with creative ideas for my shots. Then I thought, why not kill two birds with one stone and write my article post about creative photography shots while getting some good ideas to try. 

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02/03/2020 - 9:48pm
Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over The Sea

Recently, I broke down and listened to an album that my brotehr recommended to me about a year ago. 

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04/28/2019 - 10:31pm

The simple fact of the matter is, writing is hard. And no part of writing is quite so difficult as starting.

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04/11/2019 - 12:07am

In case the articles I’ve done up to this point didn’t clue you in, I’m a bit of a fantasy nerd.

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04/04/2019 - 12:26am

There are a host of books to read and sites to peruse for those that want solid writing advice.

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03/27/2019 - 10:07pm

The spring semester is drawing to a close, and that means one thing; we want your works.

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02/14/2019 - 12:23am

About a month in, and I’ve already bit off more than I can chew.

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02/06/2019 - 10:33am

It's that season again. Love is in the air, and it brought chocolate with it. Also writing, I guess.

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02/05/2019 - 2:00pm

When building a career as a writer, it is extremely important to maintain a regular routine. Otherwise, it is very easy to get distracted.

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01/29/2019 - 10:23pm

Hello, it’s me again. You may recognize me from all those times I talked about criminals for a really long time.

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11/26/2018 - 2:53pm

A common mistake that a lot of new writers make in their work is that they tend to tell the reader what is going on in a scene instead of showing them.

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11/20/2018 - 11:47am

Comic Book lovers  from around the world have received quite a shock and terrible news last Monday morning.

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11/19/2018 - 10:07pm

I guess it would be fair to start this off by saying that I may have a problem.

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10/31/2018 - 1:28pm

Cowley College’s online literary journal, Mile Marker Review, is extremely pleased to announce

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10/30/2018 - 7:06pm

Procrastination. We all do it, some of us more than others, but the question is, why?

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10/26/2018 - 12:26am

All writers have hobbies that they probably shouldn’t admit to publicly.  Whether they have an uncomfortable amount of knowledge about serial killers, or still unabashedly love the minions, everyone has a skeleton in their closet.

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10/16/2018 - 11:19am

Growing up in a small town there wasn’t much a person could do, so I ended up watching a lot of movies. One of them happened to be the movie “Waitress”.

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10/15/2018 - 2:36pm

October has arrived, and it’s brought poor dietary decisions with it. For those of you that can’t work out their holiday spirit by scaring kids and devouring snickers alone, we at Mile Marker have got your back.

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10/05/2018 - 9:36pm

As a writer, I try to draw inspiration from many different types of media. This ranges from the obvious choices, such as books and TV, to video games.