Category Archives: Writing

Are Twitter, texting and instant messaging killing our ability to write?

I heard a piece on the radio last evening talking about whether Google is killing our memories. The suggestion was that we don’t bother to try to remember things anymore. Instead, we just punch the appropriate prompts into our handy-dandy … Continue reading

Posted in Writing | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Are Twitter, texting and instant messaging killing our ability to write?

Here she goes again…

Now that I have come out of the closet, so to speak, admitted my secret desire to be an English teacher; I’m nervous to write, just in case I make a mistake. Silly me. I know that my intentions are … Continue reading

Posted in word use, Writing | Tagged | Comments Off on Here she goes again…

I can’t stand it any longer!!

On the very wise advice of my mentor, I am not going to worry too much about saying anything profound. I’m just going to say what’s on my mind. So, here goes. I’m a closet English teacher. I am on … Continue reading

Posted in word use, Writing | Tagged , | Comments Off on I can’t stand it any longer!!