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Interlude: Stylistic Woes

Just a brief bit of whining before getting to work. I have been utterly crushed to learn, recently, that my instruction to double space after a concluding mark of punctuation, is largely considered wrong and something only messily introduced in the age of the typewriter. 217 more words

Writing

Spaces, Standards, and the Great Republic

I double space between sentences.

There.  I’ve said it.  I’ve picked “a side”.

Before you condemn me to a sense of utter and complete moral wrong, to cast me out in an outrage so tall that it could out-reach the Ice Bucket Challenge, hear me out. 1,736 more words

Philosophy And.

Single Space vs Double Space

In my search for an editor, I happened upon a piece of advice on manuscript submission – always use single spaces after a period. I’d heard about the single space vs double space battle, yet even though I’d heard about it, I’d never really thought about how it might affect my own work. 251 more words

Writing