Showing posts from January, 2010

80th anniversary of Nancy Drew Celebrated on NBC Friday

Empire Biscuits, Robbie Burns Day, and New York

“My wings are like a shield of steel ….” Batfink, buts, and the inner excusinator

What I learned about voice from Simon Cowell

I never met a comma I didn’t splice …

Slang goes in and out of fashion faster than pink shirts on boys

Sushi, Sour Jujubes, and the Sasquatch: Why Writers Need Deadlines

Jan, your participle is dangling ...

Three giant metallic frogs sitting on a snow covered bench

Elvis, cats, and why characters need to hurt the ones they love or everything I've learned about writing I've learned from my cat

A "little bit famous" and the dishwasher ...