Drama | Screenwriting 1A Lesson One

Welcome to Screenwriting 1A.  With this post you’ll notice a new writing category is added to our masthead, “DRAMA”.   Around two years ago my friend and former Critical Writing professor, Manfred Wolf published his memoir Survival in Paradise – Sketches From a Refugee Life in Curaçao, http://www.survivalinparadise.com Immediately, I and several of his relatives… Read More Drama | Screenwriting 1A Lesson One

Rhetoric | English Phonetics in Plain Text

English Phonetics in Plain Text © 2014 Vernon Miles Kerr (as “English Phonetics in Qwerty”)  |  © 2017 Vernon Miles Kerr (as “English Phonetics in Plain Text)   Introduction English is unique among the Indo-European languages because it is only vaguely phonetic. Written English contains archaic, traditional spellings that are not phonetic but must be… Read More Rhetoric | English Phonetics in Plain Text