Mighty Red Pen

June 7, 2008

Editing your work is bad for my health

Filed under: Grammar goddess,Overseen — mighty red pen @ 5:18 pm
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Hat tip to Apostrophism.


1 Comment »

  1. I love this. If only I could have an interactive version that monitored my blood pressure while I was editing. I could make a printout of the results and show them to authors who really get under my skin, and I could say, “See this spike? The one right here? That’s because you used ‘it’s’ instead of ‘its.’ Stop it. Please. You’re killing me.” Maybe the guilt would motivate them.

    Comment by Editrix — June 9, 2008 @ 9:53 am | Reply

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