Last year, I wrote a blog post about seven bad writing habits that often plague writers. In that post, I focused primarily on mistakes that impact new writers as they build their portfolios and gain experience in the industry: grammar gaffes, issues with mechanics, and passive voice reliance, to name a few.
However, bad writing habits don’t just fall into the domain of the newly initiated. Below, I explore seven more bad writing habits to which even the most experienced writers sometimes fall prey.
If you ask whether or not I know from personal experience, I’ll elect to plead the fifth. [Read more…]