Mechanics Rewriting, Editing, R.U.E. and the two-by-four

Rewriting, Editing, R.U.E. and the two-by-four

About a week ago, I reblogged (yecch … are we brutalizing the language or just being creative?) — I reblogged a list of books on writing from Carly Watters.  I noticed one I wasn’t familiar with, Self-Editing for Fiction Writers (Renni Browne and Dave King).  It promised to speak to the challenge just ahead for …

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Mechanics What Books on Writing Do You Like?

What Books on Writing Do You Like?

In a prior post, I said, “my toe-dip into the enormous corpus of literature on writing seems to indicate that most of it is not very helpful.”  What a small and curmudgeonly thing to say!  (I was possibly affected by one in which the author expressed her opinion that her title is TOTALLY AWESOME.)  But …

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