I am not able, and do not want, completely to abandon the world view that I acquired in childhood. So long as I remain alive and well I shall continue to feel strongly about prose style, to love the surface of the Earth, and to take pleasure in solid objects and scraps of useless information.
George Orwell, “Why I Write”
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"A careful editor points out to authors any biased terms or approaches in the work (knowing, of course,..." tmblr.co/ZWdDAslCqTB3
Speaking of: I'm starting a new project. I hope you'll all send me your hot tips! revisethebias.tumblr.com
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Revise the Bias: biased language (i.e., unnecessary mentions of race, sex, gender, etc.) is often unintended, but that doesn't mean it isn't hurtful or damaging. On my Tumblr, I try to tear it down from an editor's point-of-view.