Monthly Archives: July 2016

Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #2

From the Editor’s Eye The 10 Most Common Errors Made by Writers (And How to Fix Them) The ninth of a ten-part series. #2. Apostrophic Calamity: Apostrophe vs. Dumb Quotes More from the Ripping Out One’s Hair Department: The oft-abused, … Continue reading

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Book Publishing Beds Big Data

Forget the literary agent, submit your book to the AI Book Machine . . . but you’d better pick the right one: Intellogo? Inkitt? Or? The brave new world of book publishing reads more and more like a Stephen King … Continue reading

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Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #3

From the Editor’s Eye The 10 Most Common Errors Made by Writers (And How to Fix Them) The eighth of a ten-part series. #3. Pronounflagration: Pronoun Profusion, Confusion, and Contusion When you write something, you know your intent, what it … Continue reading

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Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #4

From the Editor’s Eye The 10 Most Common Errors Made by Writers (And How to Fix Them) The seventh of a ten-part series. #4. Dash It All! Part B: Em Dash—The Separator The em dash serves an entirely different function … Continue reading

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Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #5

From the Editor’s Eye The 10 Most Common Errors Made by Writers (And How to Fix Them) The sixth of a ten-part series. #5. Dash It All! Part A: Hyphen and En Dash I must dash—but I am taking time … Continue reading

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Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #6

From the Editor’s Eye The 10 Most Common Errors Made by Writers (And How to Fix Them) The fifth of a ten-part series. #6. A Tense Moment: Word Context, Past & Present You and I are sitting at a bar, … Continue reading

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Ten Most Common Errors Made by Writers: #7

From the Editor’s Eye The 10 Most Common Errors Made by Writers (And How to Fix Them) The fourth of a ten-part series. #7. Three Dots and Out: Give Your Ellipsis Elbow Room Ellipsis points indicate omitted text or, in … Continue reading

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