Writing is an adventure. To begin with, it is a toy and an amusement. Then it becomes a mistress, then it becomes a master, then it becomes a tyrant. The last phase is that just as you are about to be reconciled to your servitude, you kill the monster and fling him to the public.

— Winston Churchill

Pet Peeves: Comment Porn

I really, really, really love it when readers take time to leave a comment here at Shout. I get all excited and twirl around in my office chair and do a little happy dance. When it’s another blogger who’s been generous enough to shout back, I’ll click through to his or her site, browse around [...]

Pet Peeve

I am developing blogging pet peeves, which means I’m spending too much time in blog land. My craptacular spelling and miscellaneous typos are starting to annoy me.