Art Show Opening

15 01 2013

When It Rains, It Pours

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Breaking: Editing Rift Boils Over

8 01 2013

Breaking: Editing Rift Boils Over

Be careful out there this year, people!





Undecided Voters

16 10 2012

Sometimes Saturday Night Live just says it better than I can:





The Importance of Punctuation

26 09 2012
HUNTERS

Yet another example of why punctuation matters (via Society for Editors and Proofreaders)





All Apologies

20 07 2012

Say what you like about the Brits; they far exceed Americans in their uncanny capacity for regret.

 





Simple English

17 06 2012

Sometimes marketing-speak goes out the window, in favor of simple language — like “24-hour stuck-on food.”

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The Importance of Proofreading

30 05 2012

AmerciaThis blog is effectively apolitical, but as a long-time editor, I can only laugh when a presidential candidate’s campaign puts out an app misspelling the very country said candidate is vying to preside over.

Good editors are worth it, people. Pay them handsomely.