“My sentences tend to go on and on and on, with all this syntax in them”
What that old farmer showed us
was that real Christmas Spirit doesn’t come in a bottle
The name Homer Lipshitz doesn’t ring a bell for most of us, but he turned out to be quite famous
A riff on ‘Jabberwocky’ with apologies to Lewis Carroll
My husband wants a backhoe. Men are strange, aren’t they?
All we could think about was that we would now have to wait a whole year – a lifetime! – before we would get Christmas presents again
As writers, it’s up to us to use everything we can to make sure we lasso our readers and keep them in the corral. Don’t let fear of being funny on the page hold you back.