The Difference Between Canceled and Cancelled

The Difference Between Canceled and Cancelled

Why is “canceled” sometimes spelled with two l’s? The simple answer is that “canceled” with a single l is the American spelling, and “cancelled” with two l’s is the British spelling. Various English-speaking countries...
21 Great Freelance Children’s Book Editors

21 Great Freelance Children’s Book Editors

A great children’s book should do more than just entertain—it should teach, too. Children’s books may seem simple on the surface, but writing a good one can be surprisingly challenging. If you’ve written a children’s book and are looking for a...
Lay and Lie: How to Use Them Correctly

Lay and Lie: How to Use Them Correctly

Lay and lie are often confused, but they do have different meanings and uses. Lay means to put or set something down, while lie means to assume rest in a horizontal position. Writers, even experienced ones, commonly conflate these two verbs. This post will help you...
6 Great Ebook Readers (Updated for 2019)

6 Great Ebook Readers (Updated for 2019)

If you’re a bookworm, you know how it feels to always want to have a book (or four) at arm’s reach, whether you’re reading in bed or on the go. E-readers allow you to do just that. But with the number of e-readers now available, choosing one can be...