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Avoid Metacomments on the Writing
By Kristen J Malcolm · 10 years ago
Expository writing fails its mission if it diverts the reader’s attention to itself and away from the topic; the process of writing should be transparent to the reader. In particular, the prose itself should direct ...
Some Matters of Article Writing Style
By Kristen J Malcolm · 10 years ago
Virtually all experienced writers agree that any written expression that deserves to be called vigorous writing, whether it is a short story, an article for a professional journal, or a complete book, is characterized by ...
Rewriting and Polishing Your Article
By Kristen J Malcolm · 10 years ago
For many authors revising an article is unmitigated agony. Even proofreading is painful. And so they don’t. So relieved to get a draft done, they send it off to the journal thinking that they can ...
The Title and Abstract
By Kristen J Malcolm · 10 years ago
The title and abstract of your article permit potential readers to get a quick overview of your study and to decide if they wish to read the article itself. Titles and abstracts are also indexed ...