Wordsmith
Subscriber since: September 2008
Location: Carbondale, IL
About Me
Burned out editor, Associated Press style whiz, science fiction freak
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Favorite Word:

hellion
A debate with my then-future husband over whether or not this is a word led us to numerous Scrabble dates and you know the rest. BTW, he still refuses to acknowledge it as a word.

Least Favorite Word:

very
How much is very?
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Favorite Quote:

"To be a rock and not to roll."
- Robert Plant, "Stairway to Heaven," Led Zeppelin

Favorite Topics:

Branding:

Suffrage and Language
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Business writing:

Working Titles
- 2 Comments

Copywriting:

Laughing Matters
- 4 Comments

Creativity:

Marketing copy:

Dubiously Distinguished
- 12 Comments

Online:

Guys and... ?
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News Speak
- 2 Comments

Politics:

Suffrage and Language
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Self-publishing:

Usage:

Comparative Nonsense
- 5 Comments
Unexpected Cousins
- 8 Comments

Word Origins:

New Virus, New Words