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Bonus Post: Arts & Recreation Survey, Take 3

Updated 5 July 2021 due to more formatting issues…looking at you, Microsoft! : ( The Word form and non-form surveys have proven too difficult or non-user friendly to get a lot of responses. My last effort is just to post … Continue reading

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Researching New Topics

Updated 7/2/2021 to fix a typo and add a few words. I haven’t talked about my class at Kepler Space Institute in a while, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to provide an update on my work there. As … Continue reading

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Bonus Post – COVID-19 Arts & Recreation Survey

Updated 22 June 2021 due to form issues. See updated link and explanation below. As many of you may know, I am currently taking a class with Kepler Space Institute regarding arts and recreation in a space setting. People living … Continue reading

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Things Students Can Do to Prepare for a Technical Writing Career

This is directed toward my younger readers who are still attending school and seeking advice on things they can do now to be a technical writer once they’re done with their formal education (quick hint: your informal education never ends!). … Continue reading

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Grammar Pet Peeves, Revisited

Note: Updated  13:24 p.m. 4/29/21 to address some minor corrections. It’s hard to believe, but it’s been nearly ten years since I wrote a post addressing grammar, mechanics, and punctuation pet peeves. Because I’m doing more editing than writing these … Continue reading

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