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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ―Edmund Burke

February 11, 2017
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Gangbusters!

The editing business really is going gangbusters! It’s a drought-and-deluge affair, and just now we’re in the middle of Noah’s Flood. Just moved two academic articles off my desk; we’re about to wrap up the current issue of CLS; another … Continue reading

February 10, 2017
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Live and Learn…

Honestly, sometimes I think the longer I live, the less I learn! Especially in the editorial bidness. Wouldn’t you think by now I would know that whatever Word can do wrong, it will do wrong? That’s why we call it … Continue reading

December 22, 2016
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Crazy-making day…

It’s 12:30 in the freaking afternoon and my wheels are still spinning. I’d planned not to go to this morning’s meeting of the Scottsdale Bidness Association. It’s a long drive under the best of circumstances, and today it’s raining. Meanwhile, … Continue reading

December 13, 2016
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Overworked & Underpaid

This morning I sat down to the computer at 7 a.m. (having overslept an hour or two). Edited difficult, convoluted, doctrinaire copy for two and a half hours. Stood up around 8:30, staggered into the kitchen, fed the dogs, tossed … Continue reading