Where Less is More

 

Distillation, it works for words as well as alcohol……via Omit Needless Words: How I Learned to Write with Brevity

4 thoughts on “Where Less is More”

    1. I don’t shorten my writing often enough, but how to write a precis my senior year in High School was one of the best things I learned. Helped me write book blurbs, annotations, and condense my own writing.

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  1. “Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts.” William Strunk, Jr. #writingtips

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