One of my journalism profs called me a "word nerd" once. Luckily, I liked that prof.
And she's kind of right.
I read. I write -- for a living and for fun. (Now I blog, too.)
Word Nerd is about those two things, reading and writing. Good writing attracts readers. And being a reader helps train a writer's eye to techniques that work well, or not so well.
They go together. Like peanut butter and jelly. Or Oreos and milk. Or journalism and deadlines...
Currently reading: Hot Six, by Janet Evanovich and Golden Fool, by Robin Hobb.