A little light humor for you all today on Write Out Loud. I often cringe when I read some of the posts on my two blogs and realise that, despite, several re-reads and edits, errors of even the most basic kind have slipped in.
I take heart then, that collections of gaffes like this exist. I realise that there are others in the world making a living through words who mangle them much more than from time to time. While these are all very silly, everyone gets it wrong. I’ve seen highbrow newspapers like The Guardian make textbook errors and even spotted mistakes with authors going back as far as Dickens. We’re human. If you’re a writer – take heart – you don’t screw it up alone.25
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