Editing Your Draft – Crutch Words — Author Don Massenzio

I am currently hard at work editing my 90K+ collection of short stories that will be published soon. As I go through this work and apply some of the things that I’ve learned editing other authors’ works, I found that I have some crutch words. In public speaking, crutch words are things like ‘um’ or […] … Continue reading Editing Your Draft – Crutch Words — Author Don Massenzio

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Two things going on here. I never point out the spelling error or typo, 'cause I figure if you're reading this, you'd rather find it yourself. But the other thing I'd like to point out is: would it really have been such a tedious task to type out "XXX-LARGE?"

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For the love of Pete--enough with the twofers already...it's enough to drive a girl to drink. How hard can it be to double check your spelling before you send the menu off to the printer? And--you know it's coming--if you aren't confident in your own skills, send it along to me. I LOVE this stuff. … Continue reading #writeright #typotyrant