National Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Avast! Here be an instructional video on “How to Talk Like a Pirate.” Make note of it for when you be preparin’ your submissions for the Pirate issue of Shimmer. Arrr.

I expect each of ye scurvy dogs to be talkin’ like a pirate this fine day. And to make sure ye do, this journal be havin a pirate filter installed, so any o’ yer comments gonna be convertin’ to pirate speak. In case ye be needin any other advice, visit the hearty lads at There’s many other fine instructional videos there.

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    WHOA! The filter be a thing of mighty goofy beauty!!! I suggest you run your whole novel through it and have your first foreign translation under your belt!! I am LOVING looking back over older posts, book cover blurbs and the like, and seeing them in Pirate, how long will this last?? Arrrr