Not so concise writing: OK?

I (can always) hope you read my recent post about concise writing. I thought I would add some qualifiers to my own post. In school, the Jesuits taught me that the best writing is bare-bone writing. If you can say something in 12 words, don’t go for 13. Preferably, strip it down to 11. Students […]

The art of concise writing

  Not everyone is capable of concise writing. I suppose even the best authors are guilty of using redundant words every now and then. I am at the other end of the spectrum from best, so I hope readers overlook my temerity in supposing things about any authors, let alone the best ones. You probably […]