I LOVE (and Need) All of My Gadgets

                    Image credit: 123fr.com   Everyone who knows me also knows that I am a true “Gadget Girl”…I work with a desk full of computers, tablets, and smartphones. I use Mac OS, iOS, and Android (sorry, Windows and Blackberry, I quit you both a long time ago)....

Hopefully?

How often do you hear or use this word in your everyday conversation?  If it’s as much as this blogger, it’s A LOT.  Especially when on deadline or in a hurry!  More often then not, this word is used incorrectly.  I’ve been guilty of this grammar offense.   *hangs head* In popular culture ‘hopefully’ means, “I...

What We Do: Dissertations

This is IT.  Senior year at your college/university is coming to a close.  You’ve “busted your hump” getting in all of your work, getting financial clearance for graduation, all ducks are in a row.   The last thing on your list, the dissertation has to be completed.  You’ve already done your research, it’s solid, and...

What We Do: Academic Writing and Editing Assistance

I am a retired English and Social Sciences public school teacher and college instructor: I have a Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in English, Education and Psychology; and a Reading Specialist Certification. When I started Writing It Right For You, it never occurred to me that I would be *teaching* again. But one of the...

Editing or Proofreading?

Writing your document is just the first step. Whether you are writing a letter, a report, web content, marketing materials or a dissertation, your writing must be edited. It must also be proofread. What is the difference? Many people think that editing and proofreading are the same thing, but actually they are two different processes....