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A way with words

Posted by Juliette Kemp
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Juliette Kemp is an established and highly experienced journalist who has written and designed for many of th...
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on Tuesday, 25 October 2011
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Itís funny isnít it. For this particular writer the word Blog might have well been Block. A four-letter word that certainly didnít require repeating due to itís mind-sweeping qualities. I love words: a well-honed phrase, some clever wordplay, copy that has a rhythm and a music all of its own. I may not always agree with The Sun newspaper but I certainly enjoy the skill and wit of the headline writers.And itís not always the banner...
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The Big Writing Issue

Posted by Anne Adams
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on Thursday, 15 September 2011
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News that the iconic charity magazine Big Issue is celebrating its 20th anniversary this week by re-inventing itself with the help of some bold new ideas, may ring warning bells across editorial departments. The revelation that Big Issue founder John Bird plans to re-train some 100 Big Issue sellers as journalists could be seen either as a worrying trend for the future of journalism or alternatively as a brave and far-sighted move to modernise this ageing...
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