The Messy Edit Desk (Status Update)

Welcome, 2015. It’s been a few weeks since my last personal blog post. My absence was due to the typical summer holidays / Christmas break and going back to school havoc over the past month.

Through it all, I’ve been editing my first (second?) draft of a novel, and at a snail’s pace (maybe even something slower), renovating the study.

Continue reading “The Messy Edit Desk (Status Update)”

Blogoversary Confessions – I NaNoEdit.

It’s my one year blogoversary today. I’ve never noticed anniversaries on my blogs before, but WordPress has this handy feature where they tell you of it. I decided to celebrate the day with a confession.

It’s a doozy.

I [looks around] um…okay…I edited.

Continue reading “Blogoversary Confessions – I NaNoEdit.”

Reblog: The Impotence of Proofreading

Funny.

Just English

Here’s another performance of Taylor Mali, this time on the importance of proofreading your works.

A good laugh and yet some food for thought 🙂

 

Has this ever happened to you?
You work very horde on a paper for English clash
And then get a very glow raid (like a D or even a D=)
and all because you are the word1s liverwurst spoiler.
Proofreading your peppers is a matter of the the utmost impotence.

This is a problem that affects manly, manly students.
I myself was such a bed spiller once upon a term
that my English teacher in my sophomoric year,
Mrs. Myth, said I would never get into a good colleague.
And that1s all I wanted, just to get into a good colleague.
Not just anal community colleague,
because I wouldn1t be happy at anal community colleague.
I needed a place that would offer me intellectual…

View original post 254 more words