Category: writing

“Just”

Brad Frost’s “Just” article from a few years ago has struck a fresh nerve with folks. It’s a simple word that can slip out easily, that might be invoked to keep text casual-feeling, but the result can be damaging. Brad: The amount of available knowledge in our field (or any field really) is gro...

Sentence Length Colorization

I think I had the same wooahhhhh coool reaction as so many others did when this tweet was going around: The art of sentence length. Swoon pic.twitter.com/K91GEZTnKm — Lucy Foulkes (@lfoulkesy) March 30, 2016 Certainly, good writing is more than just varied sentence length, but this is a fantastic visualization...