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After taking a bit of a sabbatical (hi, friends, how’ve you been?) I thought we’d talk about something basic today–giving your web-based marketing materials a last look before hitting send.
My process may sound simple and obvious, but I run across so many mistakes that should have been easily caught–especially if the publisher has a good editor. So it’s important to have a process for catching simple mistakes.
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I’m not a perfect speller. I consult my dictionary often. But I have a confession–and a bit of a mean streak. I feel a shudder of joy when I catch a spelling error in print.
And if the mistake is in a published book, even better! A classic? Oh boy!
It’s like my sweetheart whispered a secret in my ear that only I get to know. The author missed it. And the editor (or proofreader) missed it. But I was just sharp enough to catch it.
Continue reading “Misspelling, a love story”