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January 10, 2015
Comments Off on How on earth do I write this?
The essay is practically always the one thing that has even literate people beat. Lots of people don't seem to know how to do any kind of extended writing. Indeed, many don't seem to know how to do even a short job cover letter. S.O.P. for those who need a refresher, free of charge.
August 28, 2013
Comments Off on Pad, but think of your audience too
Padding is necessary sometimes, but bear in mind WHY your readers are reading your stuff. (Some adult language in post.)
December 17, 2012
CONSIDER this for a moment:— No names mentioned, but this newspaper is in an English-speaking country. It seems as if it’s quoting the tree, forcing the reader (even if momentarily) to do a double-take. It would’ve been better just to use the quotation as a blurb and be done with it. It’s a straightforward newspaper […]