First, let's define "homophone" so we're all clear on what we're talking about. According to Merriam-Webster's online dictionary, "homophone" is defined as: one of two or more words pronounced alike but different in meaning or derivation or spelling (such as the words to, too, and two) There are LOTS of these in the English language, … Continue reading Let’s talk about homophones
Hello friends! I've been meaning to pop in here and share some news but... life. There just hasn't been time! But now I'm here and I'd like to share with you my first magazine copyediting credit! I signed on with Endurance Sports and Fitness magazine to copyedit the July/August 2018 issue, which was published early … Continue reading So, I copyedited a magazine! Check it out!
Sometimes I wonder if editing is ruining my ability to read for fun. There are some books I struggle to get through because I notice so many errors, or so many ways to just make it better. But then I read an awesome book (most recently, The Martian - SO GOOD) and realize - no, … Continue reading Is editing ruining my pleasure reading?