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Rachel V. Olivier

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Rachel V. Olivier writes from her closet/office in L.A., where she juggles short story, poetry, and novel writing with making a living as a freelance copy editor, proofreader and writer as sole proprietor of Putt Putt Productions, and also works part time as Gal Friday for the Larchmont Chronicle.

For more information on her published works go www.rachelvolivier.com. If you need a proofreader/copyeditor go to www.puttputtproductions.com.
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Rachel V. Olivier Do other things. Get on with your life. Clean your kitchen. Do your laundry. Eventually your brain will start working again.
Rachel V. Olivier I just finished rereading The Fellowship of the Ring by JRR Tolkien, so I'll probably reread The Two Towers and The Return of the King sometime this s…moreI just finished rereading The Fellowship of the Ring by JRR Tolkien, so I'll probably reread The Two Towers and The Return of the King sometime this summer. I'm also currently rereading Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott. Also have started The Glass Magician by Charlie Holmberg and Six Memos for the New Millennium by Italo Calvino. I'm finishing up one of the Campion stories by Margery Allingham. I keep meaning to finish Changes by Jim Butcher, but it's a hard one as I know it's going to be bad and dark and horrible things are going to happen. Maybe I'll finish it this summer. (less)
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The G.O.D. Factor

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Who Will Sub for Miss Simmons

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Editing your own work: Using the "Find" Feature

When composing a document, whether it's an email to a friend or the next chapter in your own version of the Great American Novel, it's always a good idea to read through it for proofs and errors at least once before sending it anywhere. Even if you're sending it to someone like myself, whose job it is to proofread and/or copy edit your work for you, there's a lot of "pre-proofing" that you can do

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Charles Bukowski
“If you're going to try, go all the way. Otherwise, don't even start. This could mean losing girlfriends, wives, relatives and maybe even your mind. It could mean not eating for three or four days. It could mean freezing on a park bench. It could mean jail. It could mean derision. It could mean mockery--isolation. Isolation is the gift. All the others are a test of your endurance, of how much you really want to do it. And, you'll do it, despite rejection and the worst odds. And it will be better than anything else you can imagine. If you're going to try, go all the way. There is no other feeling like that. You will be alone with the gods, and the nights will flame with fire. You will ride life straight to perfect laughter. It's the only good fight there is.”
Charles Bukowski, Factotum

Charles Bukowski
“You have to die a few times before you can really
live.”
Charles Bukowski, The People Look Like Flowers at Last

“When people show you who they are, believe them the first time.
~Maya Angelou
Remember this because it will happen many times in your life. When people show you who they are the first time believe them. Not the 29th. time. When a man doesn't call you back the first time, when you are mistreated the first time, when someone shows you lack of integrity or dishonesty the first time, know that this will be followed many many other times, that will some point in life come back to haunt or hurt you. Live your life in truth. Don't pretend to be someone you're not. You will survive anything if you live your life from the point of view of truth.”
Oprah Winfrey

Guy de Maupassant
“Everything is false, everything is possible, everything is doubtful.”
Guy de Maupassant, Complete Works

Lord Byron
“And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live on.”
George Gordon Byron

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