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You’ll also be able to spot your non-verbal communications, for example, if you look bored – a bored reader equals a bored audience. Writer’s Digest’s oldest and most popular competition, the Annual Writing Competition, is no longer accepting entries. For manuscripts we are interested in, we will expedite our review*, but we normally require at least two weeks from notification of contract offer to review/discuss with the acquisitions team before making a decision. * Keep in mind that while we will offer an expedited response for manuscripts with another offer, having to fast-track our review can prevent us from offering feedback and/or an opportunity to revise & resubmit.
May be repeated for credit as topics vary. Andy doesn't like going along with his dad on all the weekend errands. Content is only suitable for mature adults. Now, take some of these scenarios, and make them even more specific. (Using the example of the character's mother getting fired: Maybe it is a case of sexual harassment. Simin goes to live with her mother and Termeh returns to live with her father with the hope that her mother will be back some day.