Let’s Stop Going Forward


Must “going forward” replace “from now on”? David Mitchell and I hope not.

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Poster: The Writing Process


Check out this free new infographic poster on The Writing Process.

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3 Essentials for Better Writing


We all know how important writing skills are, and we know that the average young American struggles to write well. But what’s the solution? You can’t mail order writing skills…. I’m convinced the answer is simple in theory, though not in practice. If you want to improve your writing, you must understand and apply these three key principles…

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And the 2012 Word of the Year Is…


Was it “fiscal cliff”? “YOLO”? “Gangnam”? Find out what word was named 2012 Word of the Year!

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