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Earlier today, Sarah and Vinnie went over a list discussing the things you might be adding to your resume that are making you sound old. 251 more words
I sometimes find myself angsting about minutiae. Today, it is the humble space bar. How many times do I strike it between sentences?
I’m not old enough to have ever used a typewriter, except for that period in high school when I convinced my mom that a typewriter would help get my creative writing juices flowing better than the computer. 257 more words
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
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. 1,735 more words
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