Category : On Writing Well

More White Writing (And Editing Tips)

Let’s return to Letters of E. B. White (HarperCollins 2006) to find out how to become better writers.  White should know, and he shows us, without really trying, in many of these letters.  It’s all in the concrete details. .          .          . But a little stage-setting first.  One of White’s…

White Writing

I  finished reading some time back, after several weeks because a collection of letters lends itself to being consumed in many small bites, Letters of E. B. White, Revised Edition (HarperCollins, 2006).  And I’m going to be a better writer for it, which would, I believe, have pleased White, who…