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I Write Shorthand

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    It Is Indeed A Skill

    I came across All1Rog's post on *I write shorthand* and I became interested in knowing about anyone who is able to acquire such a skill. Then I realise that I am also interested in knowing how many of us are actually bilingual. I attended a wine symposium in Italy recently. The...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Nov 12, 2009

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    Work Experience As A Stenographer

    A stenographer is far different from a typist. The typist work is to type the existing document or manuscript as the case may be. A stenographer has to maintain speed in his writing. He has to possess excellent memory power to recollect the strokes into English language at the...
    srenukasteno srenukasteno 56-60, F Sep 7, 2013

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    A Shorthand Admirer

    I learned Pitman's shorthand in 1960 and completed the whole course only in six months and passed a test at 120 words per minute.  I have ever since kept in touch with it by using it during my studies in England and then in taking Minutes of meetings during employment.  Even...
    shareefmm9 shareefmm9 66-70 3 Responses Feb 9, 2011

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    A Very Useful Skill

    I taught myself Pitman’s shorthand, years ago, and have used it ever since for taking notes at meetings and on the phone and, occasionally, for making a private note, since so few people seem to be able to read it, these days. It is possible to take a shorthand note and...
    sichtbar sichtbar 46-50 15 Responses Sep 26, 2009

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    Pitman's Shorthand Reading Material

    I am delighted that many people are still interested in shorthand both for work and hobby. I learned in the 1970's but since starting my shorthand websites, I have discovered that there are very many people learning, and wanting to learn, but nowadays they have to study on their...
    blpuk blpuk 56-60, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2012

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    Writing is therapy for me. It releases all the pent up raw emotions coursing in my veins. Ideas for stories and poems come from the past and present time. Ideas just flow from my...
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    I want to write something beautiful. I want to write one of those stories that just speaks to somebody, that seem to flow so gracefully. I want to write one of those stories that...
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    It isn’t the content of what we write that is so important. It is that we write at all. To be a great writer one must do whatever anyone does to become great. Practice. We...
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    Small handwriting- I used to write bigger but I write untidily when I write big (in my opinion) so I decided to write small. It looks neater when it's small and I feel safe when I...
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    I've recently decided to go back to college and devour as many English classes as I can so I can put together a portfolio of my work. When a family member asked me about it, he...
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    I write poetry. I love poetry(: I like the fact that you can write how you're feeling, that's it's calming, and entertaining. I write mostly dark poetry. I write love poems here...
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    Lots of people have that thing when you just don't like something you've done. I write. Actually, I'm an amateur writer, but I still do it because it calms me down. I don't know if...
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    My inner voice is a narrator, calm and logical. My higher self when I'm writing simply to sort out my thoughts. I can jump into characters and speak for them. I'm working on my...
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    As soon as I started learning how to read and write, they were two of my most favorite things to do. I absorbed written stories readily and for the majority of my childhood I...
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    i specialize in horror and erotica. I'm a rlly fcking good erotic writer! Like i think I could make a proffesion off of that :P mother would b so proud! xD I mean sometimes I write...
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    Review for the book Dark Wishing Well By Lucian Wilde. If I had to describe this book in one sentence: Looking upon the Dark Wishing Well is like looking into the vampires' souls...
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    Hello, lass. Remember me? I used to sing to you about flowers, while staring at your pretty pictures. You always said they were dull. But they amazed me. We used to talk for hours...
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    I write for different reasons and in...
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    I have so many good ideas on what to write but I have no idea how to start or how'd I be published... I know I can write on paper or a pc but I rather write on my tablet but I cant...
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    So today is my one year anniversary of being a writer on Experience Project! It's so exciting! I just want to say thankyou to all of you as you've inspired me to write, to act...
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    I have a lot of story ideas, but it's in the character's backstories that I have the most trouble. They're hard to write. Any writers here have, I don't know, an easy technique for...
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    There's this one story I've been writing for sometime now.. I just couldn't get it right so I'd write draft after draft hoping to fix it.. Everyone's given up on reading it.. I don...
    Duckiy Duckiy 16-17, F 8 Responses Mar 24

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    I'm not a professional writer, but I enjoy writing whether I'm happy angry or whatever. Writing is always better than speaking in my opinion, if you have a disagreement with...
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    1. I suffer with an eating disorder that constantly leaves me forced to choose between having a life or having a body. 2. My taste of music is stuck in the early millineum ('00...
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    I have dreamed of being a writer since I a child but never have been able to commit myself to writing. I have had lots of ideas, but there were not workable as short fiction. Hence...
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    Thank you whoever started this one! Listen to safe music Light candles Make a nice cosy atmosphere in my house Make soup for later Clean up and tidy round Walk about in the back...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    i love writing in my diary all the time and i love writing letters to people, when i write in my diary i feel like i can open up and write anything i want and no body can see it at...
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    I really want to write about this world I've been developing since I was basically 5 years old. It's deeply complex and rich with material. My only issue is, the world is so big...
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    My best friend. She goes Diana u are gifted in language arts. I go gifted? I hate that class. She goes but when u write your essays and stories. You have a gift in it. U get good...
    Diana14R Diana14R 18-21, F Apr 5

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    I write a variety of things, I write poems and short stories mostly. Message me if you want to read some?
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    Meeting e-Jane... He stepped in to meet his online friend Jane for the first time. As he entered the house, he saw a house sparrow come and perch on the letterbox. It looked like...
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    I write and read far too much fanfiction, I am currently addicted to TWD ff, but in the past it has been Harry Potter, Youtubers, pretty much everything and mostly always slash. I...
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    I write poetry I love it ... how you gently weave the words into a wonderful song that only you can hear ... I love poems and poetry I do I feel like it gets out all of my...
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    A-Bomb a Nation..........Abomination.........really, is their a difference??? I sort through the detritus of my thoughts, searching through the meaningless words, for hints and...
    coloroutoftime coloroutoftime 51-55, M 6 Responses Apr 13

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    I always write because it's harder for me to actually speak up but it easier to write on page.
    Hidden4eternity Hidden4eternity 13-15, F Apr 14

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    Write from your heart Write from your soul... Make the best of your talent And don't ever let it go Not for anything...
    Emma307 Emma307 13-15, F a week ago

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    I love to write yet my grammar is so bad but I continue to write with my heart and soul.
    DomoNagron DomoNagron 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I keep a journal in a secret place. Well, it's not so much a journal, it's a collection of my most private thoughts along with some poetry I've written. I keep it hidden from my...
    staystronglivelong29 staystronglivelong29 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was having my afternoon coffee when I heard about Gabriel García Márquez death... so sad, he...
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    Someone very close to me used to write songs and poems for me. He would always capture exactly how I feel in his writing, just by observing my behavior. My favorite memory with him...
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    I will write the best novel in the world. I do not care about any perceived limits; I have all of the most meaningful ideas and the heart to write them. If you want to know more...
    FunnyLookingCorpse FunnyLookingCorpse 18-21 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I want to be a writer, I want to write a novel of my own life, but make it fiction and maybe improvise in it to make it much more interesting.
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    Failing is my specialty. Every paper I have ever written has not gotten over an F. I write the same way about stupid, unimportant things. Well that is what my teachers say. So this...
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    If its not intended with my heart then its not meant to be said. I only write from my heart when in love with someone because i believe that is the only thing they deserve..is to...
    Islandkween Islandkween 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    During my school years, I despised writing, I couldn't see the value in it, though I did enjoy reading. In my university days, I wrote an article, in which I guess for the first...
    HavingFun138 HavingFun138 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    I do love to write. Can't you tell?
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M Mar 25

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    I don't know what to write about!! >.<
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I write a lot about my experiences in life and my poetry resembles a lot of what's going on in my life and understanding the who's and the what's of my life
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    Experience Project You are not alone. Find people who understand you with our FREE app! I Write Raps Rap Tournament Competitioners: KingHeat Luner PongoDean Sexualman33...
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