Academic Citations for Beginners, Part One: Understanding Style Guides

Citing sources in scholarly articles can be confusing the first time around, especially if there is little to no training involved. However, with some practice it can become second nature. These next four weeks I am doing a post series as a very basic guide to academic citation using a style guide. In this first… Continue reading Academic Citations for Beginners, Part One: Understanding Style Guides

No, Your Editor Doesn’t Hate You: An Editor’s Perspective on Writing

After spending some time on writing forums, I’ve notice there are a lot of writers who lament the changes their editors have made, claiming that their original voice has been squandered in the editing process. Similarly, I’ve heard editors complain about the “brain dump” that some writers produce, expecting their editors to be mind readers… Continue reading No, Your Editor Doesn’t Hate You: An Editor’s Perspective on Writing