” You need to change [sentence] to the past tense and change ‘principle’ to ‘principal.'”
“GAH. PRINCIPAL. I swear that twigged something in my brain but it was my last edit of the night and I needed to go to bed. Shoot me.”
“Still not as good as the fundraiser typo that shall live with me until the day I die (I fixed it, but still): ‘Volunteers are the heroes in our toolboxes!’ became ‘Volunteers are the herpes in our toolboxes!’ Brilliant.”
– Katarina and C.
Being a writer is fraught. You never know who you may accidentally kill or infect.
Friends save lives.
One thought on “Emails With Friends: Editing”
Hahaha, “herpes in our toolboxes”. 😂 Sounds like one of those autocorrect fails that people post on Facebook!