“Read not to contradict and confute; nor to believe and take for granted; nor to find talk and discourse; but … Continue reading Reading and Writing
A piece of writing advice from Strunk & White: “Write with nouns and verbs, not with adjectives and adverbs. The … Continue reading A Piece of Advice
I am not endorsing or promoting John Broadus as a true Christian when I quote from him. I just thought … Continue reading Punchy or Prolix?
I try hard to NOT give the impression that I am the originator of some witty or pithy sentence or … Continue reading On Plagiarism
“Saul Bellow has defined a writer as ‘a reader moved to emulation’” (Thomas Mallon, Stolen Words, p. 3). Continue reading Moved To Emulation