Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Dr. Seuss

Write Tight for Tykes

“Writing for children is murder. A chapter has to be boiled down to a paragraph. Every word has to count.”
 —Dr. Seuss (Theodore Geisel) (1904-1991), author of 44 children’s books (Thanks to alert WORDster Alexandra Halsey)

• Editorial Comment: Is there a tougher crowd than 4-year-olds?

Yesterday’s WORD: Did you miss yesterday’s WORDs from English prof and lingua franca columnist Ben Yagoda on writers who whine about what they do? Click here

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