“Meaningless Buzzwords”?

I read that a political commentator, whom I will not name, asserts that five particular terms are “meaningless buzzwords.” Labeling […]

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To Be a Writer

There’s a saying that “everyone has a book in him.” Since self-publishing has become so easy, quite a few people […]

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GPT-3 Writing Assistant: What is It?

Artificial intelligence is increasingly present in our lives, gaining new applications every day, including in the realm of writing! Generative […]

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4 Perennially Misused Words

Some word pairs will probably always continue to be confused. Here are five such, all of which have been mentioned […]

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A Plumb Interesting Set of Words

When I saw the following passage on the Simon Schuster site, I was plumb surprised: When twelve-year-old Jamie Dexter’s brother […]

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Pronunciation Guides

A reader, wondering about the pronunciation of caricature, asks if I would consider including the phonetic pronunciation of words I […]

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