SPJ national calls for Ga. judge to resign after journalist’s arrest

Jailed Georgia journalists receives standing ovation at Society of Professional Journalists’ national convention; commendation for the journalist’s effort for relentless pursuit of the public’s right to know NEW ORLEANS – Mark Thomason, publisher of the Fannin Focus newspaper in Bridge Ridge, Georgia, received a standing ovation from journalists who attended the Society of Professional Journalists’…

‘Take it easy on the -ings’

Carla Jean Whitley, Ink-Stained Life Do you find yourself using the same writing tropes over and over? Once a tendency comes to my attention, I see it everywhere. A former colleague always caught instances of “that” when the word should have been “who.” Once I learned the distinction between passive and active voice, I noticed improper usage everywhere.…