Read it Loud, Read it Proud

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


Are YOU talking to me?

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?