CJ Cornell
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How do I kill a protagonist in a first person point of view?
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There are several examples that come to mind, where this technique was used effectively: Michael Crichton - Jurassic Park - several characters (not all necessarily protagonists), are killed, and ...

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How to politely remind somebody of a meeting we had a few days ago?
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(I am assuming you actually had the meeting - and want to refer to it, in the email) [Boss] Thanks for meeting with me on Wednesday. Recall that I was the [engineer] who had many questions about [...

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How to write a formal follow-up email to a professor?
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You're overthinking it ... The Professor is probably still waiting on the grant application and has nothing to say. I am not sure what you mean by "taking any new students" - ie .. for a ...

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Can a character kill itself without having a weapon?
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Seems to me that any kind of hanging will work - so so many examples in movies and TV - where the character gets creative (if the captors take away the obvious belt) - tearing up the sheets and ...

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What is a productive response to a negative review?
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Another approach would be, on your own website or blog - is to write a veiled rebuttal. I wouldn't directly mention the bad review, but just write as if you are clarifying some issues or points for ...

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What would happen to the reader if the main character dies in the story?
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Other examples (in movies): American Beauty: The main character (also the narrator) dies. Actually the story is being narrated after he dies - we only see it at the end. The Boys in Company C : (...

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How would I give a reference of my YouTube channel in the Resume?
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It would be more professional, and a display of your competency, if you were to secure a custom url (vanity url) - ie a custom domain for your youtube channel. this way it is easier for the resume ...

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Worth writing, if end is obvious
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when I was reading the questions and answers here - a very recent movie comes to mind: Passengers (warning - spoilers below): A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting ...

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