What the Dickens?

What the Dickens?

Lines and lessons for writers. Yours Affecy, The Inimitable Boz On this day, 173 years ago, A Christmas Carol was published for the first time. To mark this literary milestone, we’ve packaged up some of the choicest morsels of advice for writers from its author, the...
Capital Gains: the Art of the Upper Case

Capital Gains: the Art of the Upper Case

sterling or Sterling? eurozone or Eurozone? real terms or Real terms? We have all been drilled in the common uses of capital letters for proper nouns, the beginnings of sentences and acronyms. But the accidental haiku above identifies frequent examples of indecision...