The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr.

Several times during my career I have read The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr. (the version updated by E. B. White). The thing is—and I can’t stress this enough—the book just never gets old! If you are looking for an easy way to improve your writing, even as a researcher or academic, itContinue reading “The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr.”

Slippers and the Era of Trump

The other day I went to the store. For the last week or so I had been dreaming of buying myself some nice, warm, fluffy slippers now that autumn has come around in full force. A Latina-looking woman was ahead of me in the check-out line. As she got to the front, the clerk startedContinue reading “Slippers and the Era of Trump”