Accepting the usage of serial commas would make my writing life a lot simpler, because I’d be able to stop stressing over whether or not I’m using it correctly, but I’m not sure if I’d be able to get over the awkwardness involved in making the switch. For some dorky reason, I’d just feel dirty doing it.
"On a deeper level, transmedia narratives strike an amazing balance between medium and message. In doing so, an exposition can carry out a story arc through application and dialogue that transcends all media execution. Whether you are a brand, an agency, a studio, or a publisher, transmedia storytelling is and will be an integral part of our future success as media entities and content providers."
"Wordnik, a great reference I just stumbled on. It’s for people who love or (at least need to live with) words.
Unlike a static reference, Wordnik is made for the real-time web. Each word page of course offers the usual in the way of definitions, but Wordnik goes a step further by pulling in images from Flickr and the latest tweets.”
"In an industry where honesty is such a lonely word, the creator of a hit TV show says what he thinks on line. We talk to Kurt Sutter of Sons of Anarchy about his blog, Sutterink. Plus an Academy Award-winning writer on how show business is like every other business we know."
Now THIS is the degree of transparency I like to see outta public figures!