Few tasks are more frustrating than trying to decipher an email or even a text from those lacking basic communication skills. Even if you aren’t trying to convey grand emotion or epic scale, expressing yourself in written words is often a lot tougher than it sounds. If your prose could use some fine-tuning (or a […]
There’s no room for soul searching in football. Personal health, art, writing, and continuing education are among the reasons why scores of NFL players are leaving the game.
By Elaine Woo, Los Angeles Times Dorothy Salisbury Davis, who gained distinction as a “grand master” of mystery writing with tautly spun novels and short stories that portrayed women as strong, complex characters instead of the more usual helpless damsels and femmes fatale, died Aug. 3 in Palisades, N.Y. She was 98. The cause was […]