The Sentence Sleuth

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About me

Gender FEMALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Copy editor/Writer
Location Mesa, AZ, United States
Introduction I'm a copy editor and writer. I wrote The Curious Case of the Misplaced Modifier: How to Solve the Mysteries of Weak Writing, published in 2006 and now available in paperback. In 2007-2008, I wrote "The Sentence Sleuth" column for Writer's Digest magazine.
Interests Writing, editing, grammar, correcting other people's grammar
Favorite Movies The Shawshank Redemption, The Great Escape
Favorite Music '80s
Favorite Books Dickens, Balzac, Andrea Camilleri, Sujata Massey, Donna Leon, Michael Connelly, Michael Palmer, Japanese literature

If you were a wrestler, what would be your finishing move?

The Grammar Slam