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Writing Resources: A Guide to Writing Basics

Writing Resources: A Guide to Writing Basics

These resources outline writing basics, helping you communicate clearly via the written word no matter your age, profession, or experience level.
Common Grammar and Spelling Mistakes You Missed Even After Proofreading

Common Grammar and Spelling Mistakes You Missed Even After Proofreading

When proofreading something you wrote, it can be easy to miss certain grammar and spelling mistakes. Watch out for these common errors!
12 Comma Rules for the Comma Obsessed

12 Comma Rules for the Comma Obsessed

Some people neglect commas. Others use them after every word. Whatever your tendencies, these comma rules will help you find a happy medium.
Illustrated Misplaced Modifier Examples to Make You Smile

Illustrated Misplaced Modifier Examples to Make You Smile

Who says grammar can't be funny? This list of 12 misplaced modifier examples demonstrates just how comical these errors can be—and the importance of avoiding them in your own writing.
12 Literary Characters Who Love Books as Much as You Do

12 Literary Characters Who Love Books as Much as You Do

Book lovers will feel a special connection with these literary characters who also crave the particular magic conjured by a good book.
When to Spell Out Numbers in Writing: Guide and Examples

When to Spell Out Numbers in Writing: Guide and Examples

It can be difficult to decide when to write numerals and when to spell out numbers in writing. This definitive guide, along with examples, will help you know when each is required.
20 Awesome Movies Available on Netflix that are Based on Books (+11 Bonus Suggestions!)

20 Awesome Movies Available on Netflix that are Based on Books (+11 Bonus Suggestions!)

If you have a taste for both the small page and the big screen, you will love these movies based on books, all of which are available on Netflix.
Scribendi Reviews Microsoft Word: 10 Hidden Features to Make Your Life Easier

Scribendi Reviews Microsoft Word: 10 Hidden Features to Make Your Life Easier

Even a well-known program can surprise you with new shortcuts. Here, Scribendi reviews some of the hidden features of Microsoft Word.
Festive Grammar: There's No Gift like the Present Tense

Festive Grammar: There's No Gift like the Present Tense

With Christmas approaching, it is time to unwrap one of the most useful gifts you will receive this year: a thorough knowledge of the present tense!
15 Great Gifts for Book Lovers

15 Great Gifts for Book Lovers

Struggling to find a gift for a bibliophile friend? Or are you the bibliophile building your own wish list? Check out these 15 great gifts for book lovers.
4 Common Grammar Mistakes You Aren't Actually Making

4 Common Grammar Mistakes You Aren't Actually Making

It is never fun when someone corrects your common grammar mistakes, but it is even worse when you were actually right all along.
Scribendi Reviews: 8 Ways to Identify Fake Reviews Online

Scribendi Reviews: 8 Ways to Identify Fake Reviews Online

You may have heard the warning not to believe everything you read, especially on the Internet. Here, Scribendi reviews how to spot fraudulent online reviews.
13 Ridiculously Fun Horror Tropes to Play with This Halloween

13 Ridiculously Fun Horror Tropes to Play with This Halloween

To get into the Halloween mood this October, kill your boredom and improve your writing skills with one of these fun horror tropes!
The 7 Funniest Jane Austen Characters

The 7 Funniest Jane Austen Characters

Jane Austen may be best known for her sweeping romances, but she also wrote some hilarious characters. Here are a few of the funniest Jane Austen characters!
Music for Work: 5 Great Productivity Playlists to Keep You on Track

Music for Work: 5 Great Productivity Playlists to Keep You on Track

Whether you are writing a masterpiece or reading one, listening to music can set the mood and help you focus. Here is some of the best music for work available.
8 Grandma-Friendly Books to Read to Your Grandchild

8 Grandma-Friendly Books to Read to Your Grandchild

Reading to children is both important and fun. As a grandma, it is also a great way to bond with your grandchildren. These books will help you do just that.
5 Reasons to Start Reading Comic Books

5 Reasons to Start Reading Comic Books

It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's a graphic novel! Whether or not you're a superhero fan, reading comic books is a great way to spice up your literary life.
Scribendi Review: Miriam Toews' "All My Puny Sorrows"

Scribendi Review: Miriam Toews' "All My Puny Sorrows"

Written by Canadian author Miriam Toews, All My Puny Sorrows is a poignant discussion of themes such as depression, pain, and the love of two sisters. This Scribendi review explores the intricacies of the novel to help you decide whether to give this book a try.
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