Archives: October 2011

On fire

For whatever reason, I have a tremendous amount of energy today. I woke up at nine and wrote an hour-long presentation and accompanying exercise for a presentation on Friday. That took me nearly to noon, whereupon I vaccuumed the house, did the dishes, steam-cleaned stains in the carpet, changed cat litter, ran a hose into

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Thoughts on past work

A speaking engagement has popped up recently and represents, I think, an opportunity to pause and consider what some of my work on style has been pointing toward. Over the last few years since I wrote about paragraphs in College English, I’ve been working on sequels, you might say, that build upon those initial conclusions.

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