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Satire ~ Sarcasm


Who knew Satire was such a vast human expression? I’ve been breaking it down by nuance and showing examples. Today I’m examining sarcasm in satire. There’s a LOT of it! Interesting to note: the root of the word sarcasm actually … Continue reading

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Set the Stage in Six


You can tell a lot of story with a few well-chosen sentences. Today on my Exquisite Quills group blog, it’s Set the Stage in Six. Authors share snippets from their novels showing the lead-up to an important moment or describe … Continue reading

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Saturday Stuff


Satire must wait until Monday. I’m just too busy getting ready for a costume party this weekend.  Making our costumes is satire all in itself! I hope you enjoy the rest happening here and on the links below. ۞>>>>۞<<<<۞>>>>۞<<<<۞>>>>۞<<<<۞ I’m … Continue reading

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Satire ~ Dramatic Irony


I occasionally insert humor into my stories so I’ve been talking about Satire this week. Many mammals exhibit a sense of humor, and don’t you wonder why?  I see it all the time with my dogs. They tease one another … Continue reading

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Satire ~ Verbal Irony


As mentioned yesterday, satire is an ancient practice considered by many as the keenest way to observe society. Humans find satire funny. How often do good friends tease one another and poke fun? For the next several posts, I’m taking … Continue reading

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Satire ~ Situational Irony


As promised, I’m taking a look at satire. I’ve found so many juicy tidbits, this exposé will run for a few posts.  🙂 Satire is an ancient practice viewed, by people who view such things, as the oldest and most … Continue reading

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