Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
10 Tips for Writing a Killer Essay
Essays don’t have to be boring. Check out these ten tips for writing a killer essay.Read More
Weasel Words Poster
If you appreciated the article on weasel words, maybe you’ll also like this graphic version.Read More
Does Formula Writing Have a Bad Rap?
Do you know the definition of “formula writing?” No? Neither did I. I’d heard of the term and held a vaguely uneasy prejudice against it. Still, it surprised me when an Essay I student’s mother accused me of teaching it.Read More
SAT Essay, Part 1: Seven Basic Prep Tips
This year, WriteAtHome has begun offering a two-week course designed to get kids ready for the SAT essay. Nothing about …Read More