Editing vs. Revising: The Real Difference

Editing vs Revising: The Real Difference blog post via KLWightman.com
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You’ve reached the point in the writing process where it’s time to make some serious changes. Congratulations! Now it’s time to pick up that red pen and make some small and big alterations to your writing. This is called the editing process and the revision process. Here’s where it gets confusing. The terms editing and…

3 Ways to Use Ellipses . . . Correctly

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If punctuation had personality, the period would be the logical one, the comma calculated, the semi-colon the rambler and the colon attention-grabbing. And the ellipsis? That’s our mysterious one. What is the ellipsis holding back? What words will we never see in that quoted passage? And why were those words dropped in the first place?…