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Watching TV in the ocean?

“Churning in the Atlantic Ocean, we anxiously watched the weather report for information about the hurricane.” Does the quote above sound a little odd? Do

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Are we being too descriptive?

“The best descriptions are the ones that are completely original, easily understood and often reminisced.”   Descriptions play a huge part in any piece of

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Why you need a copy editor

In almost any industry —marketing, legal, real estate, home improvement, corporate, fashion, blogging — someone is writing for print or online. If someone is writing,

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Properly Written Titles, AP Style

How to Capitalize Composition Titles. An excerpt from AP Style, (writing explained.org) Capitalize the principal words, including prepositions and conjunctions of four or more letters.

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Perfect “English”

Matching Tenses Making sure verb tenses match up in a sentence (subject/verb agreement) is a difficult thing to spot when looking over your work—everything seems

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AP Style Basics

Always best to check a manual AP Style is one of the core pieces of knowledge any writer or editor should possess, especially if they

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Working with Knuckleheads

I have been freelancing and working from home for five months. Of course, networking and other events provide great relief from the quiet. But I

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