I bet you’ve seen a lot of bad writing on the web. I know I have. When I come across a website with low quality writing, I automatically form a negative opinion of the company. Even when the website is otherwise well-designed and the leader has decades of experience, if the copy is hackwork, I look elsewhere.
People don’t get nearly enough email these days.
Sorry, that was a bad first draft. What I meant to say was, people don’t get nearly enough useful email these days. If you’re anything like me, your inbox is a nightmare. Mine is clogged with junk mail from lists that I actually signed up for, but I have no interest in actually reading.
I see these messages pile up, day after day, and I think, “Hmmm…I wanted to read that, didn’t I? I’m interested in that topic. But, nah, not today. I just don’t have time.”
It only takes a few words to get started. Happy writing everyone!
I like to write my novels in first person character voice. (Some people call it writing in dialect.) I do it for a few reasons. One, I…… Read more “‘Til the Shoutin’s Over and They Gather up the Singin’ Books: Writing in Character Voice”