Me and my big mouth

It’s¬†interesting what you do if you just have to. I’ve been having some ongoing shoulder issues, so I’ve been learning some hard lessons about slowing down and adjusting my work habits. I¬†won’t bore you with the details, but I had a steroid injection in my right shoulder on Monday and I’m having to rest it […]

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Write true, write cheap

Consider the following sentence: The green grass was full of doctors, all dressed in their dazzlingly white surgical coats. Now consider Sylvia Plath’s version: The Lawn was white with doctors. (from The Bell Jar) I don’t think you’ll even have to think about it when I ask: Which is the better sentence? But what about […]

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