Confessions of the Grammar Police, 05.26.2010

Let me preface the following rant by admitting that I am more than a bit neurotic when it comes to copyediting and proofreading. I have a nasty, and sometimes obnoxious, habit of mentally editing all documents, emails, articles, and books that pass through my line of sight. That’s not to say that I never make mistakes, because I am as guilty as the next person of shooting off a quick email with a typo or failing to reread a document during crunch time. It happens to the best of us, but I try to limit my errors to the rare misstep. read more »