We’re introduced to first drafts in high school. College-level writing requires we unlearn most—if not all—of what we learned about writing in high school, including […]
My experience combined with the help of guidetogrammar.org informs the following table, which lists words and phrases that are commonly-used but oftentimes weaken writing. Consider […]
Revision is (potentially) an infinite task. Perfectionists beware of how “perfect” can inhibit “progress.” Enough is enough. Liken editing to pruning. Cutting away dead and […]