Monthly Archives: January 2016

The Top 25 Words, Grammar and Punctuation You Shouldn’t Use in Research Writing!

The Top 25 Words, Grammar and Punctuation You Shouldn’t Use in Research Writing!

Before you start writing a research document whether it be a research proposal, dissertation or paper you must get it into your head that it’s NOT CREATIVE WRITING. So throw away all your adverbs, fluffy descriptors, passive sentences and expressive punctuation.  We don’t want to see it.  Instead, focus on document structure and clear and(…)

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How to Write a Higher Degree Research Proposal

How to Write a Higher Degree Research Proposal

Even if you are not just starting out in research, writing a proposal can be a daunting task.  You need the proposal to convince the university, you are applying to, that you are up for the job.  Unfortunately there seems to be very little by way of guidelines to help you write such a document.(…)

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Suzanna J. Linton

Suzanna J. Linton

Today’s indie author is Suzanna J. Linton.  A self confessed geek and menagerie owner, Suzanna is definitely my kind of people.  Lacking confidence in the traditional publishing route, Suzanna decided to take the plunge and publish herself which she considers the best decision she ever made.  Her latest book, Clara’s Return, sees the return of(…)

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