The Red Pen of Doom

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Friendly Friday: Amanda the Nelson of DEAD WHITE GUYS: An Irreverent Look at Classic Literature

We all read them in high school, then college. You know the books I’m talking about: the classics. LORD OF THE FLIES and WAR AND PEACE and GIANT NOVELS BY RUSSIANS … Continue reading

April 6, 2012 · 4 Comments

Friendly Friday: Gwen the Hernandez, Scrivener Goddess

Chances are, anybody writing a novel, screenplay or regular-old play has come to love and hate Word. Mostly hate. Whenever a piece gets long and complicated, Word starts to fail … Continue reading

March 30, 2012 · 21 Comments

Friendly Friday: Theresa Stevens, Glowing Mystical Being

Long ago, in a galaxy far, far away … I wrote a love letter to editors. You can read it here: The evil secret to ALL WRITING – editing is everything … Continue reading

March 23, 2012 · 11 Comments