GSP misteaks I hate

As a former teacher of writing, I have several writing errors that just drive me almost literally crazy. Here are just a few, in no particular order. I have probably made a few errors in this post, er, ah, just to test your ability to catch them Good luck! The possessive error, usually the famous its vs. it’s, but sometimes it is the related error: using the possessive when the plural is called for. (Clearly I do not mind ending… I want to read more

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Integrated editing

About 28 years ago, I wrote a book about publication design. In it, I coined the term “integrated editing,” which I defined as the joining of the functions of writing, editing and design into one process, if not into one person. I believed — and still believe — that the best final presentation of information for the benefit and pleasure of the reader requires that the three not be conceptualized as separate tasks. All three must be worked on simultaneously… I want to read more

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