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"Does the writer know what that sentence actually says? The answer is routinely no."—Verlyn Klinkenborg, author of Several Short Sentences About Writing, on sloppy sentences.

"Does the writer know what that sentence actually says? The answer is routinely no."—Verlyn Klinkenborg, author of Several Short Sentences About Writing, on sloppy sentences.

To paraphrase Voltaire’s statement concerning the Almighty, ‘if Verlyn Klinkenborg did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.’ Because having read Several Short Sentences About Writing, I do not think that it would be possible to not have this book on hand… . Best book on writing. Ever.

New York Journal of Books

Holy smokes, now that is some praise. What is this indispensable little book about writing? Read all about it.

Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice is now on sale! Read more about Several Short Sentences About Writing.
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Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice is now on sale! Read more about Several Short Sentences About Writing.

You can find more bits of writing advice on our Pinterest board.

Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice, Several Short Sentences About Writing, goes on sale in August.

Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice, Several Short Sentences About Writing, goes on sale in August.

In writing, sometimes the rules get in the way.
Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice arrives this August.

In writing, sometimes the rules get in the way.

Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice arrives this August.

What do your short sentences sound like? Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice arrives this August.

What do your short sentences sound like? Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice arrives this August.

Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice arrives this August.

Verlyn Klinkenborg’s book of writing advice arrives this August.