Tuesdays from Durango —January 12, 2021 https://youtu.be/R0JO3DvdYc8 Good morning from Durango! This is Laura, with Lakota. I am The Durango Wordsmith. I hope that you are having a beautiful day today. I wanted to give you a little writing tip or advice.
Don’t try to proofread your own book! Yes, I know it’s tempting. Paying a proofreader is expensive. However, nothing makes you look more unprofessional than extra spaces before periods, random capitalizations, and more. When we write, coach, or developmental edit a book, we
https://youtu.be/RvqdSN6HgFA Good morning. I am Laura Ritz. I am The Durango Wordsmith. I am a writing coach, professional book editor and ghostwriter, and I am coming to you from the San Juan mountains of Durango, Colorado. I was an educator for
Tuesdays from Durango —January 5, 2021 https://youtu.be/tsoBzLWGSG0 Good morning from Durango everyone! This is Laura Ritz, The Durango Wordsmith here with Lakota, who is happily rolling around in the snow like a husky should. I hope that you are having a beautiful day,
Jay Acunzo has spent years analyzing the creative process to learn what makes content creators successful. In this episode of his podcast, Unthinkable, he explores the idea that constraints actually stimulate creativity. As a former early childhood teacher, I couldn't
Grammar Gram: Grammar for the Visual Learner What's wrong with this sentence? It's your opportunity to reach out to perspective clients. In this case, "perspective" is the wrong word. Perspective versus Prospective "Perspective" means point of view. It is a noun, so