Jill o Bean~~LOVE it!!ringswraith wrote:Don't forget stutters.JillOBean wrote:lol. Word mix-up's like that are usually a-okay with me. I typically "get" what somebody means. But most situations are not so clear cut. I know if somebody's body "shutters" they mean "shudders."Essay33 wrote:A Monday morning tip for the growing writer...
I have shutters on every window of my house.
When someone touches me, I might shudder.
Word choice matters. Now go have a great writing day!
Now I'm going to have to double check my word choices... lol.
Case in point- one woman in healthcare, who specialized in dealing with new mothers, gave a seminar on breastfeeding. She used spellcheck and printed out fliers. When the day arrived, and she handed them out, she was puzzled as to the looks of horror on the new mothers' faces.
Turns out, her spellcheck corrected the title page to read "Beast Feeding for New Mothers."
Rings~~ As usual, you crack me up!
Marielle~~I will try and check it out sometime today. Congrats on your first posting!
Chapter 16 of Perfect Forever is up! Reviews are like CHOCOLATE! They make me do the happy dance!