Intrepid swimmers turned the tides... into a new sport: foam surfing.
(Apologies for the bad puns. I'm on a roll today...)
Un-blocking writer's block
If you've ever struggled through a case of writer's block, this list of writing prompts might be a useful tool to get un-stuck.
Travel writing fibs
When writing about your travels, it pays to be honest. We'll know if you're lying.
For example, extolling the virtues of London as a burgeoning culinary wonderland is just bald-faced fabrication. Sure. It's better than it was. But if my experience is any indication, there was nowhere to go but up. (Think overcooked-to-oblivion vegetables and boiled everything.)
Don't get me wrong. Some British foods are amazing. The cheeses, for example, are phenomenal. But calling London "Europe's new food capital?" Either the authors need to tone down their praise, or they need to get out more...
Quote of the week:
"Write drunk; edit sober." Ernest Hemingway (allegedly)