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For the love of Glidden (and Funk), please proofread.

“Yeah, yeah, Glidden. Whatev, I totally proofread,” you might be thinking. False. I call your bluff. I can see you over there, typing away and clicking Publish without another care in the world. 392 more words


Adventures in Proofreading

I hate proofreading. I hated it when I worked as an editor and it was part of my job, and I hate it now when it’s for my own my novels. 63 more words


#BookBlogWriMo: Your Review Process

This is an version of NaNoWriMo for book bloggers. There’s a prompt for each day discussing various aspects of blogging. #BookBlogWriMo is hosted by Book Bumblings… 175 more words

Book Blog

Black Death Edition

Is there not a proofreader left in the world?

Thanks, Michele!

Stuff I Didn't Know I Needed

Finalize your blog setup and post your first entry

Due by the end of the hour today:

  • Blog should be set up:
    • Profile complete (first and last name, photo of your face, link to your blog).
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Guidelines for a great blog entry

  1. Follow the basic rules: no libelous content that could damage the reputation of others, no promotion of illegal activities, be appropriate for school, don’t write anything that will likely cause a disruption to the learning environment, no threats, no hate speech.
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The proof is in… the proofreading!

One part of preparing written communications that often gets overlooked and under-loved is the proofreading. When you’ve spent a ridiculous amount of hours writing and editing a document, sitting down to do one final, thorough proofread is probably about as appealing as a commute on the Jubilee line at 8am. 622 more words