New Ebook On How to Keep Readers Engaged

If you are a writer, then you know how important it is NOT to bore the readers. In my new ebook Kick the Crap Out of Your Manuscript, I go in-depth about crutch words, including double verbs, passive voice, qualifiers, dull verbs, etc.

If you are a writer, then you know how important it is NOT to bore the readers. In my new ebook Kick the Crap Out of Your Manuscript, I go in-depth about crutch words, including double verbs, passive voice, qualifiers, dull verbs, etc.

The Complex World of Hyphens

The hyphen is such a simple character, but the rules for its use are maddeningly complex. Here are some rules of thumb.

The hyphen is such a simple character, but the rules for its use are maddeningly complex. Here are some rules of thumb.

Semicolons: The Punctuation We Love to Hate

Although much maligned and misused, semicolons serve a valuable purpose in writing. They provide clarity and show relationships. Here’s how to use them.

Although much maligned and misused, semicolons serve a valuable purpose in writing. They provide clarity and show relationships. Here’s how to use them.