Happy Fall, Y’all! And a Happy Thanksgiving to our friends here in the United States. It's Marcia back again with another Why Write Wrong post. Quick & easy today: I have a pair of homophones I see being misused more often than you might think, and which, btw, can cause some totally unexpected—and undesirable--images to … Continue reading #WhyWriteWrong? – #10
Hi, Gang. Craig here again, and I have a little different topic for you today. I’m fairly sure everything I’ve ever written could be considered escapism to one degree or another. Let’s talk about that. escapism: • the tendency to seek distraction and relief from unpleasant realities, especially by seeking entertainment or engaging in fantasy. … Continue reading Escapism – Why I write it
Hard to believe I've already been a member here at Story Empire for seven months! Seems like just yesterday I joined the group. Funny, though. It's also been seven months since I got put on house arrest by my doctor. One of these scenarios has passed by a lot more quickly than the other! … Continue reading Why Write Wrong? # 8
Hi, Folks! It’s Marcia again, and since this is my only turn at bat for July, today’s Why Write Wrong post is another two-fer. (Just so you get your money’s worth, and all. 😊 ) As you may know, this feature is all about incorrect word usage, specifically for those times when a writer … Continue reading Why Write Wrong?
Hi, Folks! Hope your day is going well so far, you’ve been staying safe and healthy at home, and you’re now ready for another #WhyWriteWrong post. 😊 LET’S GET THIS SHOW ON THE ROAD! As you might imagine, I have loads of these misunderstood words and phrases at hand, because many of us … Continue reading #WhyWriteWrong?