Fine-tune Your Writing

Why settle for sentences that are just okay?andy-scheer-2016-10

by Andy Scheer

I could tell the writer had been rushed, didn’t know better, or just didn’t care.

I based that assessment on a single sentence. Here it is, in a Hemmings Motor News profile of the 1971 Ford Ranchero Squire (a light … Continue reading

Anti Social Media

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What’s the goal of your posts?

I recently blocked the Facebook posts of a well-known author.

Over a few years I’d bought and enjoyed several of this author’s books. And this past year, I become the author’s FB friend. But as the election season approached, the author’s posts became … Continue reading

New Skills Goldmine

by Andy ScheerIMG_9177 adj

Serious about learning? Take a class.

My wife just asked if I’d want to take a class in Adobe InDesign. She was browsing a community college’s fall catalogue of community education classes. Four two-hour sessions, she said, would cost just $89.

While I thought I knew about the community … Continue reading