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'Silver Bullets' Spanish - English translated Dramatized Biography

The Spanish – English translation of the book Silver Bullets has just been released.

I was the proof reader for the translated version, as well as ending up doing some editing as well. 264 more words

Art

Language matters. Especially important language.

The Supreme Court is hearing an Obamacare challenge this week that – popularly, at least – is about four words.

Try to ignore for a moment how you feel about Obamacare and who should or should not be in the business of providing or requiring individuals to be insured. 181 more words

Saying Goodbye and Hello

Well it’s time to say goodbye to author Carlie M A Cullen as the blog tour for her third book, Heart Search: Betrayal, comes to a close. 498 more words

Book Promos

"Proofread" - Daniel Wilson

I’m at a loss for words as to why I love this song so much but The Telegraph U.K. hit the nail on the head– “ethereal, pained electronic soul best, with infectious, forlorn synths grounding his spiralling vocals.” MUST listen.

Music

“The flesh of prose gets its shape and strength from the bones of grammar.” -Constance Hale

As many of you know by now, I am putting the finishing touches on a manuscript. The editing process has been a long journey through enemy territory. 277 more words

Quotes

18 types of blogs to avoid

I had the good fortune last week to gain a number of followers, partly because I wrote a post whining about how I lost a follower, but mostly because OM reblogged that post on his widely popular blog, … 1,459 more words

Blogging

Proofreading A Dying Art

This is a funny that I originally posted about three years ago.  The topic isn’t funny but the results certainly are, at least in this case. 234 more words