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Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s 4 types of readers:

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  Readers can be divided into four classes:         1. Sponges, who absorb all they read, and return it nearly in the same state but only a little dirtied.             2. Sand-glasses, … Continue reading

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Have you earned your cliché today? Lorrie Moore

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Stereotypes and clichés are ready-made phrases. They began as a meaningful or novel observation. It’s their overuse and predictability that makes us cringe. Ever try to get through a day without a cliche. Try it. The first man to compare … Continue reading

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