Posts filed under: Creative Writing

Microsoft 365 now includes two tools designed to improve your writing. Proofreading in Microsoft Word is easier with "Read Aloud" and "Editor."...
Are you terrible at proofreading your own writing? This post examines Grammarly, Hemingway app, and the "Read Aloud" extension....
Good writing is more important than ever. On Writing Well tells you how to do it. We all need review to keep bad habits from creeping into our writing. On Writing Well provides a good start....
Plagiarism has been the scourge of English teachers for generations. With the advent of the Internet, the problem of plagiarism has only become worse. Face it, back in the days when term papers were produced on a typewriter, the plagiarizer...
Some questions are easy:Is it important that kids write well?Do we want them to write better than they do?Would we like to use some of the technology available to help with the process? Some questions are hard:How? A new book...
Those who write, and from time to time, need someone with specific expertise to provide input on their area. Some of us have expertise in certain areas, and our input would be valuable to authors whose work dips into our...
I look forward to the day when the answer would be “yes.” What if children were interested enough in writing that they chronicled the events of their lives? What if they chose to share their writing with the whole world?...