How to Decline a Job Offer Gracefully (with Examples)

How to Decline a Job Offer Gracefully (with Examples)

We spend a lot of time preparing ourselves to land the right job, but sometimes you might find yourself in a position where you actually need to decline a job offer. This could be for a variety of reasons. You might, for example, receive two offers of employment at...
Onomatopoeia: Definition and Examples

Onomatopoeia: Definition and Examples

Onomatopoeia is a literary device that uses words which emulate the sound an object makes. The words are chosen on the basis of how they sound in order to create an effect similar to the subject being described. An example would be the following sentence: “The snake...
30 Eye-Opening Books About the Holocaust

30 Eye-Opening Books About the Holocaust

The Holocaust was one of the darkest moments in our history. During World War II, Adolf Hitler and his Nazi regime systematically killed some six million Jews in horrific concentration camps between the years of 1941 and 1945.  Remembering history, even the very...
Worldbuilding Tips for a Better Novel

Worldbuilding Tips for a Better Novel

Writers of fiction talk a lot about “worldbuilding.” This process can apply to pretty much all fiction, since for every story, writers must create a believable setting that readers can feel a part of, whether the action is taking place in Philadelphia or on Mars....