Thank God It’s Monday! #writing #spelling #mondays

“Spelling is the clothing of words, their outward visible sign, and even those who favor sweatpants in everyday life like to make a bella figura, as the Italians say–a good impression–in their prose. A misspelling undermines your authority.”

That’s Mary Norris of the New Yorker‘s copy department, in her book, Between You And Me: Confessions Of A Comma Queen, and it’s today’s get-the-week-started quote. Thank God It’s Monday!

 

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