The Golden Book On Writing – By David Lambuth / 1923 Wriring Advice

Punctuation helps to clarify, this is done primarily by providing directions for the handling of the voice, the placing of emphasis, and the correct reproduction of the movement of thought.

The purpose of punctuation is to suggest  the way in which the written word should be read aloud so as to make it as intelligibly as possible.

______By David Lambuth______________________________________

” She walked around the bookcase looking over her shoulder at the librarian as she slipped the knife between two books on pickle production. “

Have an intriguing week of writing!

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