Hyphens

I don’t know how many times I’ve gotten points knocked off of a paper’s score because of hyphen misuse.  Here are a few golden rules: If you aren’t sure a compound noun is two words, look it up!  The dictionary is one of the best friends you could ever have.  If your new best friend...

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...