Saturday, December 1, 2018
I mean my [cough] own The Old Editor Says, readily available from Amazon. For the tyro or the pro, it is a compilation of hard-learned and easily remembered maxims about writing and editing, useful for self-editing, the hardest kind.
Slip it into a stocking or use it as an amuse-bouche before a more substantial gift. It can be read in an hour, but its value is enduring.
We now return you to your regularly scheduled internet surfing.