Hello again.  Nice to see you.  Have you done something different with your hair?

You have?

Wonderful.  Who knew that purple streaks could be so alluring?

Anyway – to business.

In episode 17 of this podcast about writing and self-publishing, I discuss the perils of editing our grammar in our work.  How strict do we have to be?

Do we have to know every obscure rule?

Note: I haven't included the examples from my own work as I've subsequently taken my own advice and changed them.


Here's a wikipedia link on the acceptable uses of a comma splice: wikipedia

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Thank you for listening.

And, sorry about the hair comments.  It's fine.  Really.  I hardly even noticed it.

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