Tag: Mary Norris

Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen

Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen

I have grammar and editing on the brain as I celebrate the latest graduates of the Edit Like an Expert program, which is why Mary Norris’s Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen caught my eye. With chapter titles like “Spelling Is for Weirdos,” Norris, longtime copy editor for The New Yorker, writes about life and language, punctuation and her publication in…

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