WARNING: BAD WORDS AHEAD! If you are offended by curse words (some of them completely made-up), then turn back now.
This is your second warning – PROFANITY AHEAD. If that would offend you, turn back now or you will read dirty words!
Third Warning – I’m not kidding. If you continue reading and then get offended, it’s your own fault.
OK, here it is:
Back in February, he had two posts that really stood out to me:
Edit out the swearing and the advice is solid. Don’t edit out the swearing, and it’s still solid advice. He shared two infographics that I’m reproducing here:
Well, there you have it. I like Wendig’s writing rules, which are more forgiving than those in On Writing by Stephen King. Take out the cursing, and it’s tight.