The New York Times


Printed Book Popularity Holds

Printed books remain the gold standard, at least according to a recent article (fall of 2016) in The New York Times.  Sixty-five percent of the more than 1,500 people surveyed said they’d read a printed book in the past twelve months.  This repeats the number from the original survey in […]


Pronouns That Cause Problems for Even the Best Writers

A number of people have written me about my recent articles on pronouns to ask, in essence, if two accepted authorities express diametrically opposite views, what’s a writer to do? This is a tough one to answer, but what isn’t in the world of English grammar, ha ha. My suggestion […]