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Month: August 2010

Editing and Writing

Chicago Manual passing the torch

I’ll continue using my 15th Edition for a while yet, until I can manage to buy a copy of the 16th. It’s exciting to see the new, most up-to-date version coming out, but my faithful orange book has a lot of mileage in her yet.

The Great Typo Hunt

If you’re one of those people who sees a typo on a grocery store sign and just goes mad, wanting to eradicate the error from the face of the earth, you’ll be cheering and waving your pom poms at this story.

What you say is what you create

Believe it or not, sometimes the language you speak actually determines how you think in the first place.