Of Bloated Prose and Books That Should Have Been Blogs — BREVITY’s Nonfiction Blog

By Cherone Duggan Books that should have been blogs. Blogs that should have been tweets. Tweets that should have been thoughts. Waffle-fed and fluff-padded, bloated prose waddles around every section of the written world. As does the well-worn writing advice to slim down our copy to skeletal leanness. “Omit needless words,” “Show don’t tell,” “Less […]

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