Better to write twaddle…

Better to write twaddle…

  “Looking back, I imagine I was always writing. Twaddle it was too. But better far write twaddle or anything, anything, than nothing at all.” —Katherine...

Newspaper bloopers

Oh, the things that slip past the editor! . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a peek into the world of spelling, punctuation, or grammar gone wrong!

Spelling isn’t on the menu

Our local pizza place has tasty food, but apparently, spelling isn’t on the menu. Can you find the spelling errors? Post your corrections in the comments. . . . . ...

Lost in translation

It just goes to show that you can’t always trust your Chinese-English dictionary. For starters, how about a box of crackers complete with an excellent dose of...

Guaranteed . . . in writing

I spy with my little eye . . . someone (cough, cough) who needs a writing tutor. Guaranteed. . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a peek into the world of...

Berry bad spelling

Berry bad spelling

  It may be torturous to look at, but it sure is fun to say. Stawbaberries. Stawbaberries. Stawbaberries. OK, your turn! . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd...

Spelling repair needed

Spelling repair needed

Methinks Best Auto Repair is in need of Best Spelling Repair. Seems that poor Mr. Best never learned the “rule of silent e.”  Hmmm…but suppose he really...

Bakery blunders

Serious homophone issues—two good reasons why you should ALWAYS give the bakery written instructions! . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a peek into...

Marry Christnos!

I hope everyone is enjoying a wonderful Christmas season!  Here are a couple of cake gems to sweeten the holidays a little bit more. Holiday’s Happe would make more...

Sharp sign

Sharp sign

Typos sharpened, please?    We’ve all seen unnecessary apostrophes, right? But here’s a new one: adding commas where even apostrophes don’t belong. And...

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