bad writing

The Comments: No Comment!

One of the hugely enjoyable benefits of churning out this weekly grab-bag of topics known as a writer’s blog is the Comments Section. Readers are happy to sound off on any subject under the sun. Sadly, we’ve lost quite a few delightfully eccentric and knowledgeable commenters over the years. I’ll have to add some bits […]

You Too Can Be A Writer!

Let’s have a laugh at some would-be writers who spend their precious time sending out unsolicited manuscripts with lines like these, from an editor who wishes to remain anonymous…   David wasn’t much, she admitted, but at least he was an up-and-coming businessman or lawyer. She screamed in the soprano range until her diners came […]