Category Archives: Editing

How’s that again?

I read things posted in public places. Things like signs on commercial buildings and flyers and notices posted anywhere, including on telephone poles, store windows, and restaurant bulletin boards. And, yes, I also notice grammar and syntax mistakes in those … Continue reading

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Why I do this

Why yes, I do edit the tweets and comments I post on Twitter and Facebook. However, sometimes I don’t edit them enough before hitting share or enter. That’s when I delete the posts and rewrite them.   Why? Well, one … Continue reading

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Does no one edit these things?

I recently visited a certain website and was initially baffled by the title of an article: “Preventing and Surviving Suicide.” Had I been the editor, I would have suggested changing the title to: “Preventing Suicide and Surviving Suicide Loss.” Yes, that … Continue reading

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