"Here's your strongest paragraph," I said to a young writer last week, "and this one is your weakest."
Updated: June 06, 2010, - 03:40 PM
What is the point of grammar?
Updated: May 30, 2010, - 04:03 PM
I'd TILII but CT cuz BIL so CWYL.
Updated: May 16, 2010, - 03:40 PM
Think I'll try something new. Something bold and exciting. I know. I'll start a business.
Updated: May 02, 2010, - 05:06 PM
I did something last weekend I've never done before. Not once, but twice. I jumped out of an airplane. I went skydiving, a birthday present from my son.
Updated: April 18, 2010, - 08:49 PM
I was on my way to the doctor's office when I realized it was going to be one of those days. I heard a commentator on the radio say, "That's blackmail really."
Updated: April 04, 2010, - 03:08 PM
I've been thinking a lot about words lately. Words in business writing, words in everyday discourse, words in literature. I've been thinking about the thrill of learning words and the tragedy of losing them.
Updated: March 28, 2010, - 03:35 PM
Almost day by day, the sun feels warmer as it climbs higher and higher in the bright blue sky. As the days grow longer, I'm also noticing more and more signs of economic recovery.
Updated: March 14, 2010, - 02:19 PM
How do you tell someone who knows little or nothing about your profession what you do?
Updated: February 28, 2010, - 02:49 PM