Category Archives: Grammar

To Spell or Not To Spell?

Ah, that is the question! Realizing the difficulty in finding “rules” for grammar in a nation built on the diversity of its citizens, the problem of spelling is particularly annoying. What may have survived as a spelling rule in England’s … Continue reading

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Sentences

Don’t you just love to play with sentences? Choose a subject, a verb, and an object, and experiment to find out how many ways you can combine them to write a sentence; you’ll note quickly there are 50 ways to … Continue reading

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Drawing Sentences? Don’t Cringe – Try It!

Most people are satisfied just to know the difference between a noun and a verb, never mind the identity and function of such things as nominative pronouns, superlative verbs, adjectival clauses, or the dreaded participles. Yet, anyone who writes for … Continue reading

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Who are We? Where Will We Be in 2084? What Will Be Our Brave New World?

Publisher, editor, author, and writing consultant Val Dumond edits and prepares your manuscript and helps you publish your book. Continue reading

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Are Women Our Own Worst Enemies?

Publisher, editor, author, and writing consultant Val Dumond edits and prepares your manuscript and helps you publish your book. Continue reading

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