Some of the queries about advertising on my website are circumspect in describing their “educational product.” Others are unapologetic:“I’m a...
Updated: September 21, 2014, - 02:00 PM
Why would anyone watch a music video that begins, “Everybodyshutup,” and concludes by telling people who make 29 common language...
Updated: September 07, 2014, - 02:00 PM
Isn’t it amazing the way your computer saves and wastes your time, liberates and controls you, entertains and annoys you?...
Updated: August 24, 2014, - 02:00 PM
Ah, summer. Don’t you love it?The other day, while sitting with a big frosty glass of lemonade in the shade...
Updated: August 03, 2014, - 02:00 PM
“Aren’t they awful? Aren’t they terrible? Young people just aren’t being taught to write.”Almost without exception, that’s the first thing...
Updated: July 20, 2014, - 02:00 PM
If you say “He don’t know nothin’ ” in an interview for a white-collar job, you won’t get the job. And...
Updated: July 08, 2014, - 02:58 PM
Singular is singular, and plural is plural, and never the twain shall meet, as Rudyard Kipling would no doubt agree....
Updated: June 22, 2014, - 02:00 PM
What do good management and good writing have in common?Whether managing a travel baseball team for the Woodbury Athletic Association...
Updated: June 08, 2014, - 02:00 PM
In response to my column about how handheld devices are affecting the reading and writing habits of young people, Donna...
Updated: May 18, 2014, - 02:00 PM