Writing Glitch 894

Today’s glitch:

Add a comma after For the past few months (long introductory phrase).

Add another comma after sore.

The second sentence doesn’t make much sense as written, so I’m going to change it.

For the past few months, you’ve gone to bed and then woken up bruised and sore, with no recollection of why. After setting up a camera in your bedroom and recording yourself while you sleep, you review footage of you climbing out the window in the dead of night and returning a few hours later.

Still not great, but better.

 

 

About Thomas Weaver

For several years, I’ve been putting my uncanny knack for grammar and punctuation, along with an eclectic mental collection of facts, to good use as a Wielder of the Red Pen of Doom (editor). I'm physically disabled, and I currently live with my smugly good-looking twin Paul, who writes military science fiction and refuses to talk about his military service because he can’t. Sometimes Paul and I collaborate on stories, and sometimes I just edit whatever he writes. It's worked out rather well so far. My list of non-writing-related jobs from the past includes librarian, art model, high school teacher, science lab gofer… Although I have no spouse or offspring to tell you about, I do have eight cats. I currently spend my time blogging, reading, editing, and fending off cats who like my desk better than my twin’s.
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