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There are many techniques writers use to enhance their writing. Writers may use metaphors or similes to convey a complex thought or idea. Another tool links concepts or ideas in threes.

"She loved cake, cream and coffee after dinner."

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Their culture espouses believing in strength, faith and hope.
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When I was a child, writing was my therapy, a constant presence in the midst of turmoil, something to pour my thoughts onto and ways to invigorate my young mind.
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She liked this unique thread, it was interesting, and found it's concept to be helpful.
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I'm inattentive, impulsive and hyperactive..

I think the DSM tries to be stylish, elegant and contemporary in its writing too
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My eyes are heavy, my back arches forward and I'm having a difficult time thinking.
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He drew, he read, he learned while in jail.
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he grew anxious, paranoid, and insane while tripping
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