6 Responses to “No really…”

  1. Grammar Geek September 25, 2007 at 3:18 PM #

    I hear ya, I’ve spent my entire life being Lori Roach (so not how you spell my name). You wouldn’t think a name that seems so simple would be so darn hard to spell.

    I always tell the bf that I’m really only marrying him for his last name…cuz anything’s gotta be better than a bug no one likes. hee.

  2. Marilyn Tarnowski September 30, 2007 at 10:44 AM #

    Dear Editor: should be “.. just Sasha and I…”
    Pronouns take different forms, depending on whether they’re subjects in the clause (as here) or objects (“hit me”). Standard American editors also put the first person pronoun last in a series.

  3. Angie September 30, 2007 at 10:46 AM #

    I appreciate your correcting my blog post, but really, it’s a blog post and I’m not going to worry about proper English when I’m chatting casually about my life. Please stop.

  4. Marilyn Tarnowski September 30, 2007 at 1:22 PM #

    Ok, I’ll stop. Let sentence structure and grammar will be a fair warning to readers about how well you edit. Bye Bye.

  5. Marilyn Tarnowski September 30, 2007 at 1:28 PM #

    This comment box doesn’t delete very well. Above, I deleted a sentence that started with “Let.” Please note the correction and cap the “S.” Best regards and cheerio.

  6. Ciar Cullen October 1, 2007 at 9:49 AM #


    Dontcha just love it? I gots me a piece of male the other day about my blog and all the mistakes in it. And can I review her book, she says to boot. Sure, I’ll review ur book.

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