Why Typos And Spelling Mistakes Bug People.

Jackie Kennedy frequently pointed out John’s spelling mistakes, something First Ladies are supposed to do when their husbands show signs of illiteracy.

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The only worse speller than Hemingway was F. Scott Fitzgerald who got Hemingway’s name wrong for years (Earnest Hemmingway).

“I’m very meticulous,” she said. “It’s kind of a habit.”

We get to the point where all we see is the first and last letter. Our brain fills in the rest.

“[However], if mine or anyone’s credibility stands or falls based on a typo or two, and not the overall impact of their post, we’re all in a lot of trouble.”

“She’s okay with misogyny as long as the grammar is right?”

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.

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