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How to make your name plural

I just read this post about how to make your name plural on holiday greeting cards and would like for everyone to memorize it. Thank you. :-)


Haven't you tried using a spell checker?

Hello dear readers

Firstly thank you for all the support and lovely comments on my first post -which I hold my hands up to was sometime ago however, organisation is perhaps not one of my strength and the days slipped by until I heard a comment the other day that made me so angry I had to write about it. 347 more words


My Blog. My Life.

Let’s get this straight right off the bat, I am in NO WAY a writer. I can’t spell and I have terrible grammar. I pretty much rely on spell check for a good portion of everything that I write. 249 more words


Craigslist Brings Out The Stupid

In the old days, you called the local paper and described what you wanted your ad to say. The process sorted out a certain amount of stupid. 89 more words

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An Ode to Computer Spell Checkers

By way of editorial comment: I wish I could take credit for this gem, but I have no idea who wrote it. Of course, there’s no substitute for having human eyes–preferably more than one set–proofread through a piece before its publication/dissemination. 227 more words


Vanity fair

I read. A lot. In fact, I consider life an interruption of my reading. So it will come as no surprise that I own a Kindle. 514 more words

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Words, Words, Words: Some of My Favorite Homonyms

Call me crazy—but I just love homonyms! You know what I’m talking about, right—those pairs of words that sound the same but are spelled differently. When I discover a new, unusual one, I write it down and save it, and savor it. 369 more words

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