Editing

Homophone, Stick a Steak Threw My Hart

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What if I were to write an entire article using the wrong homophone each and every time? This was my thought as Eye read over a  website … four the third thyme … after hearing them say their going fore style and don’t care about that grammar stuff. Pleas, stick a steak threw my hart. […]

Editing

Ampersand: The Little Symbol that Could

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Having lasted through the Ages, the ampersand, with its storied past, is making a comeback in modern times. We use it in our logos; it can be found all around us. Ever wondered where it came from? Etymology: The Long History of the Ampersand The shape itself predates the word – ampersand – by more than […]

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Cut Out 5 Words Now For Strong Successful Writing

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As an editor, I’m regularly asked how to strengthen someone’s writing. The honest answer will always depend on your personal writing style, first and foremost; however, there are a few simple tactics you can start implementing right away to produce strong successful writing. As this is a complex answer to a complex question, so we’ll tackle the […]