writing


How to be full and exact

J. Budziszewski | 28 January 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: advice, reading, writing


Why we should learn to love the full stop.

Joe Moran | 16 October 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: punctuation, writing


In retirement, most ex-presidents can’t resist the urge to stay relevant

Stacey A. Cordery | 25 June 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: retirement, US presidents, writing


Why can’t academics say what they mean, instead of using gobbledegook?

Siobhan Lyons | 27 July 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: gobbledegook, Sokal hoax, writing
Twenty years after a famous hoax, has anything changed?


Keeping the content machine whirring

Nathan J. Robinson | 08 October 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: media criticism, news media, writing
Breaking the cycle of thoughtless, inflammatory clickbait.


The Sense of Style

Francis Phillips | 08 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, writing
A controversial Harvard psychologist wants people to ... write better.


Let’s recover the lost art of penmanship

Tim Lee | 11 Jul 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: penmanship, writing


Academics fooled by computer gibberish

Denyse O'Leary | 8 Apr 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: computers, science journals, writing


Turn writing woes into punchy prose II

Denyse O'Leary | 25 Mar 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: communication, new media, writing


Turn writing woes into punchy prose I

Denyse O'Leary | 20 Mar 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: internet searches, new media, writing


Improving a child’s ability (& desire) to learn

Clare Cannon | 17 May 2013 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: education, non-fiction, reading, school, writing


The Stamp Collector

Jennifer Minicus | 20 February 2013 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: freedom, picture books, writing


Blasts from the past

R. J. Stove | 20 July 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Australia, authors, writing
An Aussie non-fiction apprenticeship way back when


Video Review: Best New Books for 4 to 8 Year Olds

Clare Cannon | 08 May 2012 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: animals, best of, friendship, humor, picture books, reading, writing


Second Fiddle

Clare Cannon | 21 April 2012 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adventure, friendship, heroic girls, historical fiction, music, writing


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