How To Become a Better Writer


This video by “Weird Al” Yankovic is my new favourite thing in the whole wide world: I had horrible grammar in high school, so much so that my Grade 11 English teacher told me that I’d “never be much of a writer”. As a result, I stopped writing for fun altogether, and didn’t pick it […]

4 Ways to Become a Better Writer


I almost failed Grade 11 English. Yep, me. Someone who now includes in their professional bio, on the first line, that she’s a writer. Someone who actually makes a living by writing. I was nearly a failure at the English language. It’s true – my grammar was awful, sentence structure was lost on me, and […]