One of the greatest joys of working as a freelance editor is having the freedom to choose projects that move you. As a longtime social justice activist, I love working with authors whose work changes the world for the better. That’s why I’m excited to be working with Rabbi Brant Rosen on a new blog-to-book […]
Some geeks get their jollies from science fiction; others write code or learn dead languages. And some of us have a thing for reference books.
When I worked as a project manager in the translation industry, a coworker once fielded a call from an angry client complaining about the interpreter we’d sent. He’d […]
Much of the discrimination that was legal in the Jim Crow era is today illegal when applied to black people but perfectly legal when applied to “criminals.” The problem is that through conscious and unconscious choices, black people have been targeted at significantly higher rates for arrest and prosecution. So, where does this leave criminal […]
Greetings, readers! In the coming weeks and months, I’ll be blogging in this space. I hope to use this blog to share with you interesting questions about language and usage, thoughts and case studies about the writing and editing processes, and new projects and events. Please add it to your RSS feed, and comment […]