What do copy and poetry have in common?

Hey, I won a writing award! And I’m no Bob Dylan so I’m here to say that I’m thrilled. This is me grinning cheerfully with the extremely splendid trophy: It’s a wonderful piece of letterpress, created by Professor Phil Cleaver of the Type Archive and it’s propped on my desk beside me (it would rip the […] read more…

Pause for applause – Thinking about your audience

‘Think about your audience.’ It’s a top tip for all writers. One of the best.   Recently, though, I was teaching a small group of people who wanted to improve their websites. ‘Think about your audience’ I said, and they nodded because they were lovely people, and I realised I wasn’t really being very helpful. […] read more…