BRIDGET WHELAN writer

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How to write sound – putting an accent on the page

The way we use language differs depending on whether we are speaking it or writing it and that difference has to come across on the page. But what about how … Continue reading

September 8, 2015 · 8 Comments

8 Tips for Editing a Manuscript

Originally posted on Cindy's Notebook:
A writer/author should make the manuscript the best it can be before sending it to the publisher.  This goes for both traditional published authors…

June 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Test your knowledge of English…and weep

Which of the following is the “correct” plural of octopus?  Which are acceptable variants?  Which are “wrong”? octopuses octopi octopodes This old blog (the original post was written five years … Continue reading

May 16, 2015 · 8 Comments

News about writerly things delivered to your inbox every day – Safari Friday searching the web for writers and readers

GALLEYCAT covers everything a writer or a reader might be remotely interested in: there’s publishing news with an American slant but with a decent international perspective, writers resources which at … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · Leave a comment