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I transcribed this quote from a story, “New podcast asks whether the classic novel Jane Eyre is relevant for readers today,” that ran on NPR’s All Things Considered, December 9, 2021. During the story, author Marlon James was asked about removing classic literature from today’s curriculum and censorship of books considered to be “classics”; this…
originally posted August 11, 2021; no text revisions to date— I am fairly sure that we all have our little pet peeves—favorite irritants, like people who just assume they can venture up to the front of a line; double-bay and triple-wide baby carriages that stretch across entire sidewalks; or cars that coast through (at a…
originally posted August 17, 2013May 2021: reformatted; some text revised as needed I don’t know if that raised your eyebrows or not, but unless you are an instructional designer you may not have known what “the rag” is. In simple terms, in publishing, the rag is the uneven, or ragged, edge of a block of…
originally posted March 2, 2013May 2021: reformatted; one link deleted; no text revisions You wouldn’t know it to look at me, but the-freelance-editor is once again located in Raleigh, North Carolina! No; I never thought I would be back, either (I never even thought I would leave Orlando), but when a good opportunity knocked I…
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