Tuesday, 20 November 2007
How to Write a Book... and Worry about Self-Publishing or Publishing Later....
ADMIT YOUR GRAMMAR FLAWS AND GET ON WITH
YOUR BAD WRITING SELF
Stand up and say it with me. Hello, my name is Author Jones and I am no grammar aficionado. Is that gonna stop the Jones or you from writing? Hell no! Not with all the books, Podcasts and websites out there that take one step by step through the treacherous, yet useful worlds of commas, semi colons, verb usage and identifying disturbing danglers.
Here are some of AJís favorite's to help you through stormy sentence structure days.
Woe is I Ė A delightful and hilarious take on all things grammar. Easy peasy to use.
Eats, Shoots and Leaves Ė Also humorous, gives many terrific examples of bad signage that exists in the world. Very user friendly.
Grammar Girl Podcasts Ė Hate to read but love to write? GG runs you through your trouble areas aural deftness.
Grammar Slammer -- A basic help website which covers most of your basic needs.
If you wish to really tackle your grammar deficiencies many community colleges and online classes exist to help you learn it all in one shebangA.J. hopes that those of you who use other fine resources to help solve grammatical issues will share them in the comments section below this article. Wonít you share? Címon donít be all mean, give it up.
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 20 February 2008 )