Other Cool Blogs: Magical Words 8/21/2015

Glad to see I’m not the only one to go on editing rants.

The best part, to me, of John G. Hartness’ post of “Rude Truths about publishing and writing – Part 347” from Magical Words 8/21/2015 is his first point.

Kill Adverbs. Stabby, stab, stab.

Not only does he tell you why to kill them, but how to kill them.

If you got an adverb + verb combo, just make the verb more powerful. Search on “ly (space)” and start knifing the adverbs.

He has three more points – A trident maybe? Anyway, read all of them here: