Considering I am a writing tutor myself, I am ashamed to admit that grammar often perplexes me. That is not to say that I write with poor grammar, but rather that the rules and accepted conventions are not something I am always aware of. The basics are fine. A period ends a sentence, a semicolon … Continue reading Read it Loud, Read it Proud
Great writing transcends mere scribbles on paper when your words speak to the reader, relate to the audience, and take on a life of their own. But even “good” writing by mechanical or syntactical standards can fall short of such a transformation. What can change your writing from dry and monotonous to lively and exciting … Continue reading Are YOU talking to me?
I’m all for technology. And I’m all for social media. I’m not going to sit here and bash Facebook and Twitter as if I don’t use both extensively. But part of me is a writer, and this part of me cringes every time I log on to check out recent posts. The spelling and grammar … Continue reading U No Its Gone 2 Far