3 Tips from The Little Red Writing Book


Unqualified Analysis

I know I know I know I’m a giant nerd, but I had so much fun reading through writing rules in The Little Red Writing Book this past week. And it’s not just because I love rules. And writing. Oh wait, yes, it’s exclusively because of those two things. Ya’ll may be aware that I’ve […]

August 29, 2018

Style Guides: Important and Also Really Fun


Unsolicited Opinions

You wouldn’t know it unless I told you, but I really racked my brain for a way to make this brief post about the importance of style guides interesting. I did some long fruitless Google searches on the topic, including but not limited to historical formatting errors,  style guides in history, and style guides are exciting (just […]

August 26, 2018

Writing rules: Should you write what you know?


Unsolicited Opinions

Lately I’ve noticed a hotly debated writing rule making its rounds on the interwebs. (So naturally I figured, hey, I’ve got opinions. And a blog. And a Sunday morning). So here’s the question: should you “write what you know,” or not? As with everything on the internet and in life, some people abide emphatically to […]

August 5, 2018