Reputation
210
Top tag
Next privilege 250 Rep.
View close votes
Badges
1 2 5
Newest
 Yearling
Impact
~4k people reached

  • 0 posts edited
  • 0 helpful flags
  • 35 votes cast
Nov
25
comment What exactly is wrong with 'It was a dark and stormy night'?
The "dark and stormy" sentence does a lot of telling while the Dickens' passage does more showing - always better to show, IMHO. Can't you picture fog drooping on gunwales of barges? Good stuff!
Nov
20
comment Striking the balance between dialogue and narrative
+1 for the assassination of the internal editor! :-D
Oct
29
comment How can I write anonymously (based on true experiences)?
KHill, couldn't you just write it as fiction (based on actual events)?
Oct
14
comment “I have/am” what are other short ways to not repeat this in a cover letter?
@Maddy, I though of leading with an action verb also but your answer went way beyond that with great advice!
Oct
10
comment As a freelance writer, should I charge more for inconvenient time worked?
Sounds like something that should be in your contract regardings terms, deadlines, compensation, etc.
Oct
3
comment Is there some guideline that I can point to about the overuse of bold and underline?
My pleasure - best of luck, Nate!