Tetris edit
 v.— «Like my editor, you have probably already grasped that Tetris editing involves moving a chunk of story—a quote, a tip, an anecdote, even just a well-turned phrase—further and further down the length of the piece, trying it out in various spots in the narrative, until you finally find a place it fits. Just like in the game. If you get to the bottom of the story and haven’t really found a spot for it, it’s probably one of those darlings you need to slaughter.» —“In Which A Phrase Is Coined” by Magazine Man Somewhere on the masthead Jan. 19, 2005. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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