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20 Best Food Experiences in the World According to Chefs and Food Writers

What’s your greatest ever food experience? What’s the food trip you’ve been longing to take? Travel company Lonely Planet has compiled a list of the 500 best food experiences in the world, as suggested by chefs, food writers and its own staff, if you’re seeking some inspiration for the latter. …

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Build a World, Hook a Reader

imdb.com One of the most compelling elements of any novel is the setting in which it takes place. If a reader can smell the burning sugarcane in the hazy Caribbean heat or feel the scratchy mittens that ward off the chill of Irish winter, the author has done their job. …

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10 incredible ‘green’ buildings around the world

Thanks for dropping by / Getty Images Garden by the Bay South is a nature park located near the Bayfront MRT station in Singapore. A number of conservatories rest here, minimizing the city’s environmental footprint and demonstrating sustainable building technologies. Visitors can take in the Flower Dome, Cloud Mountain (a …

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Building a World in a Hurry

This morning we’re looking at another effective opening.  Like last month’s example, the first scene isn’t simply dramatic but introduces a likable character (named November) finding a moment of peace in an otherwise miserable life. But even more, it introduces readers quite effectively to an alternate metaphysics.  Note how the …

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