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11 Best Genealogy Software for Writing a Book [Free & Paid]

Graphic of a tree with "Family tree" written in the branches—Best Genealogy Software for Writing a Book

Genealogy software allows you to explore and memorialize your family history as a book. But what’s the best genealogy software for writing a book? The best genealogy software for writing a book is Family Historian. The software is simple, user-friendly, and good for beginners. Family Historian offers a free trial. Family Historian also pairs well …

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How To Write D&D on a Resume (25 Best Examples & Templates)

Large 20 sided dice and resume graphic—How To Write D&D on a Resume

If you’ve played D&D for more than a few months, you’ve gained some seriously employable skills and experiences that you can add to your resume. Here’s how to write D&D on a resume: Write D&D on a resume by including D&D in the skills, experience, accomplishment, and interest sections. Highlight D&D skills such as analytical …

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Chicken Scratch Writing (Ultimate Guide With Examples)

Chicken Scratch Writing

Chicken scratch writing is messy, hard-to-understand writing. I should know: I never progressed past sloppy writing in grade school. Consider this your ultimate guide to everything about chicken scratch writing. What Is Chicken Scratch Writing? (Definition) Chicken scratch writing is illegible, untidy writing. It’s often used to describe the writing of elementary school students, as …

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How To Write a D&D Book (Ultimate Guide for Beginners)

Dragon blowing fire on a city—How to write a D&D book

As a writer and avid D&D player, I have always loved the idea of writing a D&D book. Here’s how to write a D&D book: Write a D&D book by crystalizing your idea, building a book blueprint, answering strategic questions, using an proven workflow, leveraging micro deadlines, checking copyright, and publishing through official or non-official …

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How To Write an Australian Accent (Expert Tips & Examples)

Australian flag and Australian snack cakes—How To Write an Australian Accent

Australians speak in an accent unique from that of Americans, Canadians, and even adjacent New Zealanders. Here’s how to write an Australian accent: You write an Australian accent by inferring an accent rather than excessively using slang terms or phonetic spelling. Less is more. Occasionally include an Australian expression and drop the “ING” from the …

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