One of the joys of writing this column is hearing from my readers. Every month a loyal Advocate reader contacts me. Some just let me know about a topic they particularly enjoyed. Others, though, ask for advice or answers to specific questions.
This month, I’ve decided to share some of the tips, tricks, and answers that have gone out to individuals. We will look at when e-editing isn’t particularly helpful, combating verbosity, using numbers correctly, and how to correctly identify a nickname. [excerpt]
Tenielle Fordyce-Ruff, Odds and Ends: My Inbox Part II, 58 Advocate 60, 61 (2015).